"Depression is a common risk for people who have lost their vision from age-related macular degeneration (AMD), but a new study shows that a type of rehabilitation therapy can cut this risk in half. The study was funded by the National Eye Institu"...
Voltaren Ophthalmic Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- What are the possible side effects of diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- What is the most important information I should know about diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before I use diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- How should I use diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- What happens if I overdose (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- What should I avoid while using diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- What other drugs will affect diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What should I avoid while using diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
For at least 3 days after your surgery, do not wear any contact lens that has not been approved by your doctor.
Do not use other eye medications during treatment with diclofenac ophthalmic unless your doctor tells you to.
What other drugs will affect diclofenac ophthalmic (Voltaren Ophthalmic)?
Tell your doctor about all other medications you use, especially a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven).
There may be other drugs that can interact with diclofenac ophthalmic. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about diclofenac ophthalmic.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided by Cerner Multum, Inc. ('Multum') is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. Drug information contained herein may be time sensitive. Multum information has been compiled for use by healthcare practitioners and consumers in the United States and therefore Multum does not warrant that uses outside of the United States are appropriate, unless specifically indicated otherwise. Multum's drug information does not endorse drugs, diagnose patients or recommend therapy. Multum's drug information is an informational resource designed to assist licensed healthcare practitioners in caring for their patients and/or to serve consumers viewing this service as a supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners. The absence of a warning for a given drug or drug combination in no way should be construed to indicate that the drug or drug combination is safe, effective or appropriate for any given patient. Multum does not assume any responsibility for any aspect of healthcare administered with the aid of information Multum provides. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the drugs you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.
Copyright 1996-2013 Cerner Multum, Inc. Version: 6.01. Revision date: 7/14/2011.
Your use of the content provided in this service indicates that you have read,understood and agree to the End-User License Agreement,which can be accessed by clicking on this link.
Additional Voltaren Ophthalmic Information
- Voltaren Ophthalmic Drug Interactions Center: diclofenac sodium opht
- Voltaren Ophthalmic Side Effects Center
- Voltaren Ophthalmic Overview including Precautions
- Voltaren Ophthalmic FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
Voltaren Ophthalmic - User Reviews
Voltaren Ophthalmic User Reviews
Now you can gain knowledge and insight about a drug treatment with Patient Discussions.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
Get breaking medical news.