Still having problems after cataract and capsolotomies

by Barb

I had cataract surgery in Nov 2016 - had laser capsulotomy procedure in March and April 2017.

I find as the day progresses both eyes start getting blurry and then it gets so blurry that I can no longer read the computer.

I have also noticed that when I watch tv - that my right eye is ok, however, when I close it and just try to view it with only my left eye open it is distorted and I cannot read any of the test.

The reason I had to have the capsulotomies so soon as the Eye Surgery place (they only do cataracts) had me on prednisone. Insisted that it was part of the treatment. I had just come off of prednisone due to my rheumatoid arthritis - where I had been tapering down after being on it for a year. So the prednisone was the culprit.

So what should I do now- I'm tempted to just get an eye patch - will have to order somewhere - so I can view the world a little better?

Does everyone have this blurriness problem?

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Your experience of surgery.

Enjoy this page? Please pay it forward. Here's how...

Would you prefer to share this page with others by linking to it?

  1. Click on the HTML link code below.
  2. Copy and paste it, adding a note of your own, into your blog, a Web page, forums, a blog comment, your Facebook account, or anywhere that someone would find this page valuable.


Custom Search


Mirtogenol 120 mg - clinically proven to reduce eye pressure

Ginkgo biloba leaf extract - clinically proven to improve ocular blood flow