Ranibizumab

May 10, 2011

Avastin and Lucentis Are Equally Safe, Too.

CATT trial revealed that it appears Avastin is as effective as Lucentis for the treatment of wet ARMD. They are equally safe, too.
May 31, 2011

Do Avastin Injections Hurt?

Ever had an eye injection that hurt? Intraocular injections of Avastin should not hurt, but if it does, ask your doctor to change the preparation.
June 22, 2011

Two Lasers for Diabetic Retinopathy

Some patients with diabetic retinopathy require two types of treatment. Should treatment for macular edema precede other treatment?
August 24, 2011

FDA Delays Decision on VEGF Trap Eye

VEGF Trap Eye is another anti-VEGF medication to be injected into the eye for the treatment of wet macular degeneration. The FDA did not approve recently, but will reconsider by November!