Advertisement

What should I know about balanced salt solution before receiving it?

Before receiving balanced salt solution (BSS, BSS Plus), you should tell your doctor if you have diabetes or a history of diabetes. In some people with diabetes, intraoperative lens changes have occurred with use of balanced salt solution. Additionally, there have been reports of corneal clouding and edema with use of balanced salt solution for irrigation during ocular surgery.

Continue Learning about Opthalmological Agent

What should I know about cellulose eye drops before using it?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
Side effects of cellulose eye drops include: temporary blurred vision, light sensitivity, eyelash st...
More Answers
What should I know about Tobradex eye drops?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
Tobradex eye drops are used to treat eye infection and inflammation by combining the antibiotic tobr...
More Answers
What should I know about Tobradex eye ointment?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
Tobradex eye ointment is used to treat eye infections and inflammation by combining the antibiotic t...
More Answers
How effective are NSAIDs at treating migraines?
Donna Hill Howes, RNDonna Hill Howes, RN
NSAIDs reduce moderate to severe migraine pain to mild pain within 2 hours for about 50% of people, ...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.