News related to Lucentis (Ranibizumab) and/or conditions it is approved for
Industry Incentives May Drive Pricier Anti-VEGF Drug Use
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines [2016.06.23]
Ophthalmologists with the most and largest payments had highest rates of injection with aflibercept and ranibizumab.
Medscape Medical News
High-priced drugs used to treat diabetic macular edema not cost-effective
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2016.06.13]
The anti-vascular endothelial growth factor drugs ranibizumab and aflibercept, used to treat vision loss from diabetic macular edema (DME), and approximately 20 to 30 times more expensive than...
Source: MedicineNet Cataracts Specialty [2016.05.06]
Title: Macular Degeneration
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/23/1999 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/6/2016 12:00:00 AM
Patients with macular degeneration show improvement with high-dose statin treatment
Source: Statins News From Medical News Today [2016.02.05]
Researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear/Harvard Medical School and the University of Crete have conducted a phase I/II clinical trial investigating the efficacy of statins (cholesterol-lowering...
'Miniature Telescope' for Eye Approved for Macular Degeneration
Source: MedicineNet Macular Degeneration (Age-Related Type) Specialty [2010.07.07]
Title: 'Miniature Telescope' for Eye Approved for Macular Degeneration
Category: Health News
Created: 7/6/2010 2:10:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/7/2010