cataract
CATARACT
Cataract is the presence of opacity in the crystalline lens of the eye. It causes painless, progressive blurring of vision.
It is the leading cause of blindness worldwide and the most prevalent ocular disease.
The initiating events that lead to loss of transparency of both the cortical and nuclear lens tissue is the oxidation of the membrane lipids, structural or enzymatic proteins or DNA by peroxidases or free radicals induced by UV light.
Drug Information

Indication: Ophth Conjunctivitis, corneal injuries, superficial punctuate keratitis, vernal keratoconjunctivitis. Adjunct ...

Indication: Ocular infections involving conjunctiva &/or cornea due to susceptible organisms.

Indication: Bacterial conjunctivitis.

Indication: Local treatment for steroid-responsive inflammatory ocular conditions for which a corticosteroid is indicated ...

Indication: Bacterial eye infections caused by susceptible organisms in conjunctivitis, blepharitis, sty, keratitis, dacry...

Indication: Keratoconjunctival epithelial disorders resulting from Sjogren's & Sicca syndrome (dry eye) & extrinsi...

Indication: OA of the knee, periarthritis of the shoulder.

Indication: Management of acute & chronic anterior uveitis, iridocyclitis, iritis & cyclitis, herpes zoster ophtha...

Neo-Deca
dexamethasone sodium phosphate + neomycin sulfate

Indication: Acute steroid-responsive inflammatory & allergic conditions w/ accompanying bacterial infections.

Indication: Pain & inflammation associated w/ cataract surgery. Risk reduction of post-op macular oedema associated w/...

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