Yes. A few medications will be started following your cataract surgery which will speed up healing and recovery. It is very essential that you instill these medications as per the doctor’s advice.
Avoid touching or rubbing the operated eye.
>> Avoid lifting heavy loads like buckets etc.
>> Do not wash your face or hair for at least 15 days.
>> Avoid going out into the sunlight without dark glasses
>> Avoid smoke, dust and injury.
>> Do not sleep on the operated side for a week.
Normally, people do not need glasses except for close work like reading or needle work. After about 6 weeks of surgery, you will be provided with glasses (if required).