News related to Lucentis (Ranibizumab) and/or conditions it is approved for
Calcium Supplementation Associated With Macular Degeneration
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines [2015.04.10]
A study has shown a potential link between calcium supplementation and macular degeneration, particularly in those older than 68 years.
Medscape Medical News
New potential treatment for age-related macular degeneration offers hope to patients as phase III trials begin in Bristol, UK
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2015.04.10]
Patients in Bristol suffering from geographic atrophy can now enroll in the phase III clinical program for lampalizumab, a drug being investigated for this form of age-related macular degeneration...
Source: MedicineNet Visual Field Test Specialty [2014.01.23]
Title: Macular Degeneration
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/23/1999 6:05:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 1/23/2014 12:00:00 AM
'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
Allow NHS doctors to prescribe cheap, safe and effective sight loss drug, says The BMJ
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2015.04.07]
NHS doctors should be allowed to prescribe a cheap, safe and effective drug for the degenerative eye disease, wet age related macular degeneration (AMD) - a leading cause of blindness among older...