Macular degeneration

Macular degeneration

This page about macular degeneration automatically lists related information collected from other pages of our website.

The list also includes links to brands of medicine that may be used to treat macular degeneration, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets, if available.

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02 Nov 2016 Lucentis Vial Intravitreal injection is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Lucentis Vial Intravitreal injection by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
02 Nov 2016 Eylea Intravitreal injection is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Eylea Intravitreal injection by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals
13 Oct 2016 Find out which tests, treatments or procedures healthcare providers and consumers should question, as recommended by Australian medical colleges.
(Medicine)
12 Oct 2016 Visudyne Powder for infusion is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient verteporfin. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Visudyne Powder for infusion by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Media release)
01 Aug 2016 The latest issue of Australian Prescriber lists the top 10 drugs used in Australia and shows there is an emerging challenge of funding new and expensive drugs.
01 Mar 2016
Recommendations from the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists on visual fields, vitamins, alpha-1 blockers, intravitreal injections & retinal detachment.
(Medicine)
12 Dec 2014 Retaane Depot Injection is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient anecortave acetate. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Retaane Depot Injection by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
05 Sep 2014 Find out about Lucentis Prefilled Syringe Intravitreal injection. Plus information and tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
25 Mar 2013 A study of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) incidence in aspirin users prompted media claims of a higher risk of blindness in long-term aspirin users. Aspirin is an important preventive medicine in people at risk of cardiovascular disease. Are these people really at increased risk of AMD?