OZURDEX IMPLANTATION MENU

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OZURDEX

OZURDEX® (dexamethasone intravitreal implant 0.7 mg) is a prescription medicine that is an implant injected into the eye (vitreous) and used:

  • To treat adults with swelling of the macula (macular edema) following branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO) or central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO)
  • To treat adults with noninfectious inflammation of the uvea (uveitis) affecting the back segment of the eye
  • To treat adults with diabetic macular edema

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