Alternative pharmacological treatment options to Ozurdex (dexamethasone intravitreal implant)

· London and South East Regional Medicines Information

Following the recall of a number of batches of Ozurdex due to the possibility of contamination with a single loose particle of silicone, this document provides a summary of treatment options and signposts relevant NICE guidance and treatment pathways.

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