Cataract surgery on wargarin

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dick0236

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Yep.....both eyes about 5 years ago. No problem and no need to modify or hold warfarin dosage. I can't believe the positive difference it made in vision.
 

Zoeey2011

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Yep.....both eyes about 5 years ago. No problem and no need to modify or hold warfarin dosage. I can't believe the positive difference it made in vision.
Thanks for the info. Always have concerns when getting surgery. My brothet had it done a few months ago and he said it was a breeze but he is not on warfarin so nice to hear from someone who knows. Again thanks you put my mind at ease.
 

vitdoc

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Studies have shown that the results of modern cataract surgery are not affected by Warfarin anticoagulation. I had both eyes done 1 1/2 years ago without incident.
 


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