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Is sleep necessary before an eye surgery?

we forgot to start the ciprofloxacin ophthalmic solution until 5 pm today. Eye surgery scheduled for 7:30 tomorrow. If we dose every 4-6 hours through the night will it be ok to proceed with surgery? Prescribed for 4 times, for yesterday and today.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017
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Hi,

Maintain cleanliness and wash your eye and clean with sterile antibiotic drop is required. Advise of antibiotic varies from doctors to doctor.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash
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