Voltaren Oph Soln

  • Ocular allergy/inflammation

Voltaren Oph Soln Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Diclofenac sodium 0.1%.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied



Generic Availability


Voltaren Oph Soln Indications


Post-op inflammation after cataract extraction. Photophobia and pain in corneal refractive surgery.

Voltaren Oph Soln Dosage and Administration


Cataract surgery: 1 drop 4 times daily beginning 24 hrs post-op for 2 weeks. Corneal refractive surgery: 1–2 drops within the hour prior to surgery, then within 15 minutes post-op, then 4 times daily for up to 3 days.


Not established.

Voltaren Oph Soln Contraindications

Not Applicable

Voltaren Oph Soln Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Voltaren Oph Soln Warnings/Precautions


Bleeding tendencies. Complicated or repeat ocular surguries. Corneal defects/denervation. Ocular surface diseases. Rheumatoid arthritis. Diabetes. May delay wound healing. Monitor cornea; discontinue if corneal epithelial breakdown occurs. Should not be used by patients currently wearing soft contact lenses. Monitor refractive stability for 1 year. Pregnancy (Cat.C); avoid during late pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Voltaren Oph Soln Pharmacokinetics

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Voltaren Oph Soln Interactions


Caution with medications that prolong bleeding time. Concomitant use of topical steroids may increase potential for healing problems.

Voltaren Oph Soln Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Burning, stinging, dry eye, other ocular effects, increased bleeding (including hyphemas).

Voltaren Oph Soln Clinical Trials

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Voltaren Oph Soln Note

Not Applicable

Voltaren Oph Soln Patient Counseling

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