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General Information on Ocriplasmin

Generic Name : Ocriplasmin

Latest prescription information about Ocriplasmin. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.

Trade Names/Brand Names of Ocriplasmin

International- Jetrea.

Why is Ocriplasmin Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a proteolytic enzyme, prescribed for symptomatic vitreomacular adhesion, a progressive visual condition. 

When should Ocriplasmin not to be taken? (Contraindications)

None.

What is the dosage of Ocriplasmin?

The recommended dose is 0.125 mg (0.1 mL of the diluted solution) administered by intravitreal injection to the affected eye once as a single dose.

How should Ocriplasmin be taken?

It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the eye.

What are the warnings and precautions for Ocriplasmin?

Caution needed for pregnant women, elderly people and children.

Patient may develop with increased of vision impairment. If you notice any changes, contact your healthcare provider immediately.

What are the side effects of Ocriplasmin?

Lens Subluxation (a partial displacement of the lens), vitreous floaters, eye bleeding, eye pain, flashes of light, blurred vision, reduced visual acuity, visual impairment, and retinal edema.

What are the other precautions for Ocriplasmin?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Ocriplasmin?

Store frozen at or below -20C. Protect the vials from light by storing in the original package until time of use.

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