We appreciate the kind comments received. The objective of this study was to compare anti-inflammatory drugs as an alternative to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs to inhibit intra-operative miosis in surgeries with peribulbar anesthesia. Although, our personal opinion is that anti-inflammatories (hormonal or non-hormonal) are not indispensable to achieve a good outcome, we cannot deny the additional effect that these drugs have on the inhibition of intra-operative miosis, which is an important factor that increases the likelihood of intra-operative complications. Possibly, it will be necessary to conduct a similar study with topical anesthesia to clarify this issue.
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