Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking diclofenac sodium eye drops.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery is okay as long as vision is clear since the eye drops may cause temporary blurred vision.
Do NOT use diclofenac sodium eye drops if:
- Longer than the short term—medication is for short-term use only;
- The product becomes contaminated;
- Do not rinse the dropper;
- Do not wear contact lenses while using the medicine.
There is little evidence with regards to the use of diclofenac sodium eye drops during pregnancy or breastfeeding, and so consult your doctor or health care professional before taking diclofenac sodium eye drops.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. The usual dose for adults is: 1 drop 4 times a day starting 24 hours after eye surgery and continuing through two weeks afterward.
Possible interactions include corticosteroids and drugs that may cause bleeding such as antiplatelet drugs. Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with diclofenac sodium eye drops.