eye injection

October 2, 2009

Intraocular Drug System Passing FDA Testing

Alimera Sciences announces positive results on Iluvien. Phase 2 clinical trial data is promising.
November 25, 2009

Shot in the Eye: Safe and…..Painless

Intraocular injections are commonly used to treat macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. anti-VEGF medications are useful and successful treatment for these eye diseases. More "injections" are expected as more medicines are developed.
December 3, 2009

Eye Injections Challenge Eye Laser for Diabetic Retinopathy

Small study reports that diabetic macular edema is better treated with intraocular injections of anti-VEGF medications. These small studies aren't large enough to change practice habits, but do have some merit.
December 14, 2009

Macugen: First anti-VEGF Eye Injection….so, Where's Waldo?

Macugen (pegaptanib) was the first anti-VEGF intraocular injection for the treatment of wet macular degeneration. How it works and a review of this novel retinal treatment for macular degeneration.