Effect of nepafenac eye drops on intraocular pressure – a randomized prospective study – Accepted Manuscript

Abstract: Purpose: To report the effect of nepafenac (0.1%) eye drops on intraocular pressure in eyes with cataract.Design: Prospective, randomized clinical trial.Methods: Three hundred and twenty-seven patients with bilateral cataracts in an institutional setting were included. All patients had a baseline intraocular pressure (IOP) ≤21 mmHg without a history of intraocular surgery in past 3 months. One eye of each individual was randomized to the treatment group with the other eye acting as a control. Nepafenac (0.1%) eye drops were instilled 3 times a day in the eye that received treatment. Intraocular pressure (IOP) with Goldmann applanation tonometer (GAT) was (Read more...)

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