"Researchers at the National Eye Institute (NEI) have found a unique cell type that, in tests on mice, can protect against uveitis—a group of inflammatory diseases that affect the eye and can cause vision loss.
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Ocular Or Periocular Infections
EYLEA is contraindicated in patients with ocular or periocular infections.
Active Intraocular Inflammation
EYLEA is contraindicated in patients with active intraocular inflammation.
EYLEA is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to aflibercept or any of the excipients in EYLEA. Hypersensitivity reactions may manifest as severe intraocular inflammation.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/7/2016
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