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Iluvien receives marketing authorization in Finland, Luxembourg

January 27, 2015

The Finnish Medicines Agency in Finland and the Ministry of Health in Luxembourg have granted Iluvien marketing authorization for the treatment of vision impairment associated with chronic diabetic macular edema, according to a press release from Alimera Sciences.

Iluvien (fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant) is approved for marketing in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States. It is commercially available in the United Kingdom, Germany and Portugal, the release said.

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