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How to treat Photophobia and eye puffiness after cataract surgery?

I had cataract surgery on both eyes in February and March. I am having problems with puffiness, scratchy feeling in eyes, feeling like something is in my eyes and sensitivity to light. The light sensitivity if very bad. My doctor gave me eye drops for dry eye but nothing seems to work. Any ideas?
Tue, 24 Jul 2018
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If you have spectacles change them into photochromatic ones .
Put tear drops frequently into both eyes.

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