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Advise patients that in the days following LUCENTIS administration, patients are at risk of developing endophthalmitis. If the eye becomes red, sensitive to light, painful, or develops a change in vision, advise the patient to seek immediate care from an ophthalmologist [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/19/2015
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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