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Instructions for Care after Eye Injection

  1. Call our office immediately at 301-662-2775 if your vision worsens in any way, or you experience pain or discharge.
  2. Many patients experience a “scratchy” or “sandy” foreign body sensation several days following the injection. Artificial tear drops or liquid gel can be used to soothe the eye.
  3. A red spot or area of blood on the white of the eye at the injection site is normal.
  4. New floaters after the injection are common and should subside within days. They should not worsen over time. If so, call the office promptly.
  5. You should continue any other eye drops you are using regularly unless otherwise instructed by the doctor.
  6. Keep your next appointment as scheduled. .
  7. No swimming for four (4) days.