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Durezol (Difluprednate) - Summary

 
 



DUREZOL SUMMARY

DUREZOL (difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion) 0.05% is a sterile, topical anti-inflammatory corticosteroid for ophthalmic use.

Ocular Surgery

DUREZOLĀ® (difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion) 0.05%, a topical corticosteroid, is indicated for the treatment of inflammation and pain associated with ocular surgery.

Endogenous Anterior Uveitis

DUREZOL is also indicated for the treatment of endogenous anterior uveitis.


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NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

Published Studies Related to Durezol (Difluprednate)

Difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion 0.05% for postoperative inflammation and pain. [2009]
SETTING: Twenty-six clinics in the United States... CONCLUSIONS: Difluprednate given 2 or 4 times a day cleared postoperative

Difluprednate for inflammatory eye disorders. [2011]
Uveitis is the third leading cause of preventable blindness in the U.S.Here, we review difluprednate pharmacokinetics, ocular indications, animal studies, as well as the results of the clinical trials conducted to date in the U.S.

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Clinical Trials Related to Durezol (Difluprednate)

Safety and Efficacy of Difluprednate 0.05% for the Treatment of Anterior Uveitis [Completed]
The purpose of this study was to demonstrate that difluprednate 0. 05% (Durezol) dosed 4 times daily is noninferior to prednisolone 1% (Pred Forte) dosed 8 times daily for the treatment of endogenous anterior uveitis.

Study of Difluprednate in the Treatment of Inflammation Following Ocular Surgery (ST-601A-002b) [Completed]
The purpose of this phase III study is to determine the efficacy of difluprednate in the treatment of inflammation following ocular surgery.

Study of Difluprednate in the Treatment of Inflammation Following Ocular Surgery (ST-601A-002a) [Completed]
The purpose of this phase III study is to determine the efficacy of difluprednate in the treatment of inflammation following ocular surgery.

Study of Difluprednate vs. Prednisolone Acetate on Visual Acuity, and Corneal Edema Following Cataract Surgery. [Completed]
The purpose of this clinical research study is to investigate the efficacy of predosing patients undergoing cataract surgery with the potent corticosteroid difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion 0. 05% compared to prednisolone acetate 1% on corneal edema (swelling), and retinal thickness.

Study of Difluprednate Ophthalmic Emulsion in the Treatment of Postoperative Inflammation [Completed]

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Reports of Suspected Durezol (Difluprednate) Side Effects

Intraocular Pressure Increased (10)Cataract (6)Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome (5)Ulcerative Keratitis (3)Corneal Disorder (3)Amniotic Membrane Graft (3)Cerebrovascular Accident (3)OFF Label USE (2)Graft Complication (2)Macular Oedema (2)more >>


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