Why should I wait between putting in eye drops?
JAN 04, 2016
What are repercussions of not waiting five minutes between drops after cataract surgery?
It is important so that the initial drops can be properly absorbed. So to avoid the second drop from washing out the first drop, a waiting time is advised. Five minutes is traditional, but a minute or so fewer from this advised time-frame is not critical.
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