What is Ozurdex
Ozurdex is a prescription medication used to treat eye conditions such as uveitis, posterior uveitis, and iritis. Ozurdex is a corticosteroid that is injected into the eye to help relieve inflammation.
Benefits of Ozurdex
and Its Uses.
Ozurdex is a prescription medication used to treat eye conditions such as uveitis, posterior uveitis, and macular edema. Ozurdex is a corticosteroid that is injected into the eye to help relieve inflammation.
Ozurdex is also used to treat diabetic macular edema, a common complication of diabetes that can lead to vision loss. Ozurdex is injected into the eye once a month to help reduce swelling and improve vision.
Ozurdex is a safe and effective medication that can help to improve vision in people with eye conditions.
Side Effects and Dosage of Ozurdex
Ozurdex is an injectable drug used to treat various eye conditions, such as diabetic macular edema, uveitis, and posterior uveitis. It is a synthetic glucocorticoid (corticosteroid) that works by reducing inflammation.
Common side effects of Ozurdex include:
• Eye pain
• Blurred vision
• Eye redness
• feeling like something is in your eye
Less common side effects include:
• Increased pressure in the eye
• Infection in the eye
• Eye inflammation
If you experience any of these side effects, contact your doctor immediately.
Ozurdex is typically administered as a single injection every 4 weeks.