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In the days following JETREA administration, patients are at risk of developing intraocular inflammation/infection. Advise patients to seek immediate care from an ophthalmologist if the eye becomes red, sensitive to light, painful, or develops a change in vision [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Patients may experience temporary visual impairment after receiving anintravitreal injection of JETREA [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]. Advise patients to not drive or operate heavy machinery until this visual impairment has resolved. If visual impairment persists or decreases further, advise patients to seek care from an ophthalmologist.
Last reviewed on RxList: 10/30/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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