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Hom shares resources available for generic drugs

September 20, 2014

Milton Hom, OD, says the FDA has an online resource on generics and also discusses how older agents are now effective against new bacteria.

Disclosure: Hom has no relevant financial disclosures.

FDA News

Herantis Pharma pursues phase 2 study for dry eye treatment

September 15, 2014
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the Investigational New Drug application of Herantis Pharma for a phase 2 clinical study of Cis-UCA eye drops for dry…
In the Journals

Hyaluronic acid useful in drug-releasing lenses

September 9, 2014
The addition of hyaluronic acid increased drug loading and release mass in silicone hydrogel contact lenses, according to a study recently published in Eye &

Efficacy primary consideration with adjunctive therapies, survey finds

September 4, 2014
The majority of glaucoma specialists reported that efficacy was most important when prescribing adjunctive therapies for glaucoma when compared to tolerability, safety…
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A Fluoroquinolone with Broad Spectrum Antibiotic Potency

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Hom shares resources available for generic drugs

September 20, 2014
Milton Hom, OD, says the FDA has an online resource on generics and also discusses how older agents are now effective…
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Blepharitis Management: Current Thinking and Clinical Insights

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Hom shares resources available for generic drugs

September 20, 2014
Milton Hom, OD, says the FDA has an online resource on generics and also discusses how older agents are now effective against new…
FDA News

Herantis Pharma pursues phase 2 study for dry eye treatment

September 15, 2014
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the Investigational New Drug application of Herantis Pharma for a phase 2 clinical study of Cis-UCA…
In the Journals

Hyaluronic acid useful in drug-releasing lenses

September 9, 2014
The addition of hyaluronic acid increased drug loading and release mass in silicone hydrogel contact lenses, according to a study recently published…

Efficacy primary consideration with adjunctive therapies, survey finds

September 4, 2014
The majority of glaucoma specialists reported that efficacy was most important when prescribing adjunctive therapies for glaucoma when compared to…
Perspectives on Glaucoma

Fixed combination lowers IOP better than monotherapy

August 22, 2014
A fixed combination of brinzolamide 1% and brimonidine 0.2% was more effective than brimonidine or brinzolamide alone in lowering intraocular…
Perspectives on Glaucoma Perspective

Study: Brimonidine significantly reduces daytime IOP

July 25, 2014
Utilization of brimonidine in a seated position significantly lowered intraocular pressure by increasing uveoscleral outflow, according to a recent…
PCON Reports

Drug-eluting contacts years away from market, researchers say

Primary Care Optometry News, July 2014
Drug-eluting contact lenses have been discussed as a potential treatment modality for decades but have yet to reach patients. To those researching…

Lack of consensus among ODs in role of combination therapies

Primary Care Optometry News, July 2014
When treating patients with glaucoma, optometrists can face many decisions on the way to achieving target intraocular pressure; among these is…
Meeting News Coverage Video

VIDEO: Ferrucci outlines pain management in the optometric practice

June 28, 2014
Steven Ferrucci, OD, said optometrists typically manage acute pain only, treating for just a few days.
Industry News

Four studies shed light on how eye doctors can improve care for glaucoma patients

June 24, 2014
Each month, ophthalmic journals report new developments from around the world as researchers search for more effective methods of managing patients…
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