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Precautions are limited to those normally associated with the ophthalmic surgical procedure being performed.

There may be transient increased intraocular pressure following surgery because of pre-existing glaucoma or due to the surgery itself. For these reasons, the following precautions should be considered:

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004


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