dme

February 18, 2010

Macular Edema: So Many Types

There are many terms to describe swelling in macula. Usually the causes are diabetic retinopathy or macular degeneration. Keeping the terms straight can be difficult.
May 18, 2011

Alimera Sciences Says Iluvien Effective at 3 Years

Iluvien, a sustained release intraocular drug delivery system, may get closer to FDA approval. The parent company just submitted additional safety/efficacy data as requested by the FDA.
March 1, 2012

Iluvien Marches Forward in Europe

Iluvien, a sustained drug delivery system for the treatment of diabetic macular edema, gets closer to medical use in Europe. This novel treatment for DME remains viable.
May 9, 2012

Iluvien Gains Ground

Iluvien receives further European approval for the treatment of diabetic macular edema. It has yet to be approved in the U.S. Iluvien is an injected sustained release system.