Effect of topical diclofenac and ketorolac on patient discomfort and corneal sensitivity.

@article{Narvez2002EffectOT,
  title={Effect of topical diclofenac and ketorolac on patient discomfort and corneal sensitivity.},
  author={J. Narv{\'a}ez and P. Kroll and James Paul Guzek},
  journal={Journal of refractive surgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={145-8}
}
PURPOSE To determine if at clinical dosages, the topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs diclofenac and ketorolac decrease corneal sensitivity, and if there is a difference in discomfort on instillation. METHODS In a double-masked study, 30 patients were randomized to receive two of three topical drops, Endosol, diclofenac sodium, and ketorolac tromethamine. A microaesthesiometer was used to evaluate corneal sensation. Baseline corneal sensitivity was obtained on each patient. Corneal… CONTINUE READING

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