intravitreal injection

December 28, 2009

Iluvien® For Diabetic Macular Edema Has Eyes on FDA

Alimera's Iluvien proving effective in phase 3 clinical trials. Iluvien will release fluocinolone acetonide for the treatment of diabetic macular edema. Iluvien is an injectable extended release delivery system.
December 29, 2009

The Risks of Eye Injections

There are risks to every medical procedure. The risks of intravitreal injections are low, but include blindness from infection and possibly retinal detachment. How to safeguard against infection from intraocular injections.
January 25, 2010

"My First Avastin Injection:" A Patient Account

A patient's account of the his first intravitreal injection of Avastin and the weeks that followed. It is interesting to see how fast he started to notice a change.
July 13, 2010

Your Eye Treatments

Eye drops are a great way to treat your eyes. Eye drops and direct of injection of medicine into your eye are the best ways to treat your eyes. Other methods, such as pill and IV drugs don't work so well.