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More concentrated doses as high as 2 mg ranibizumab in 0.05 mL have been administered to patients. No additional unexpected adverse reactions were seen.
Ocular or Periocular Infections
LUCENTIS is contraindicated in patients with ocular or periocular infections.
LUCENTIS is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to ranibizumab or any of the excipients in LUCENTIS. Hypersensitivity reactions may manifest as severe intraocular inflammation.
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/26/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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