For a safe and speedy cataract surgery recovery, follow these tips: Don't drive on the first day. Don't do any heavy lifting or strenuous activity for a few weeks. Immediately after the procedure, avoid bending over, to prevent putting extra pressure on your eye.
Swim or use a hot tub, for at least 2 weeks. Drive for 24 hours after surgery. Do any strenuous activity, especially bending and lifting anything 15 to 20 pounds or more. Wear any eye make-up until you consult with your ophthalmologist.
Read about recovering after cataract surgery, including advice about when you can. For the first few weeks after surgery: Do: use your eye drops as instructed .
you for 24 hours after your operation or at least till the following day. If you do not, we may have to cancel your operation. You should also make arrangements to .
Your Recovery. After surgery, your eye will not hurt. But it may feel scratchy, sticky
What NOT to do after your cataract surgery. For the first few days, your vision may be blurred, so be careful to avoid falling over or hurting your head or eye, .