Ophthalmic nepafenac is prescribed by doctors to treat eye pain, redness, and swelling in patients who are recovering from cataract surgery also, ophthalmic consultants use it for the procedure to treat clouding of the lens in the eye. Nepafenac is in a class of medications called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ie (NSAIDs).
It blocks certain harmful UV radiations that affect the eye cornea.
It helps in reducing pain and swelling after cataract surgery.
Works for the treatment of bacterial infection and inflammation of the eye.