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Dear Doctor,
         My mother aged 72 was undergone cataract surgery 5 days before. she is now good and she had running nose and cough due to change in whether.Local doctor prescribed taxim o 200 mg twice daily ,pantop 40mg and cetrizine. can she take pantaprozole after this operation? kindly answer


Dear Mr Kumar,
As regards the tablets, one is an antibiotic (taxim), one is an anti allergy (cetzine) and Pantapezole is an antacid. Yes, they are safe in themselves, but if she is taking any other medicines, just check with your treating doctor for any drug interactions that may take place.
By and large, they are commonly used drugs, and do not interfere with healing of cataract surgery.

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Dr Anand Shroff, MD, FICS


I am happy to answer any questions on eye care. My expertise is in Laser Eye surgery (LASIK, Epi LASIK), Multifocal Implants, Cataract, Glaucoma and procedures for Corneal abnormalities like Keratoconus - Corneal Collagen Crosslinking C3R


OF LASIK, We are one of the first centres to use the wavefront guided LASIK or custom LASIK procedures and the only center in India using the most safest,accurate and fastest excimer laser in the world- 'The Wavelight Concerto, 500 Hz laser'. Doctors from various parts of the world train with me and few other experts in Germany each year on our wavefront procedures. Our centre is the first eye hospital to be awarded the highest certfication in healthcare- the Joint Commission International (JCI from USA) and is also the referral centre for our Wavelight Laser Technologies, Germany in India. We have treated patients from 89 countries and this list keeps growing as more and more patients are getting increasingly aware of the benefits of treatment with advanced technology in laser eye surgery.

ASCRS [American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery]certified by USA- Joint Commission International


MD Ophthalmology and FICS [Fellow of the International College of Surgeons]

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