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OCULAR INFLAMMATION AND UVEITIS . EYE CARE.

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treatment of uveitis
Treatment of Uveitis

Goals of Therapy

  • Suppress inflammation
  • Avoid complications

Review of Ophthalmology. http://www.revophth.com/content/d/features/i/1305/c/25117/

treatment of uveitis1
Treatment of Uveitis

Cycloplegics

  • Dilate the pupil
  • Relieve some pain
  • Prevent anterior synechiae

Antimicrobials

  • Used in infectious uveitis

Corticosteroids

  • The gold standard of treatment
  • Block the inflammatory cascade at its origin
  • Modulate other inflammatory mediators

Allergan. http://www.allergan.com/assets/images/US/products/pred_forte.jpg.

Standard Treatments

treatment of uveitis2
Treatment of Uveitis

Corticosteroid Delivery

  • Topical
  • Periocular
  • Systemic
  • Intravitreal
    • Triamcinolone injections
    • Implantable devices

(eg, Retisert®, Ozurdex™)

Mohawk Valley Retina.http://www.mvretina.com/education/images/injws_000.jpg.

Standard Treatments

treatment of uveitis3
Treatment of Uveitis

Antimetabolites

  • Azathioprine (Imuran)
  • Methotrexate
  • Mycophenolate (CellCept®)

T-cell inhibitors

  • Cyclosporine
  • Tacrolimus (Prograf®)

Cytotoxic agents

  • Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)
  • Chlorambucil (Leukeran®)

http://www.drug3k.com/img2/imuran_10554_5_(tb)_.jpg

http://www.drug3k.com/img2/cellcept_10987_5_%28big%29_.jpg.

Other Treatments

treatment of uveitis4
Treatment of Uveitis

Anti-tumor necrosis factor-α

  • Adalimumab (Humira®)
  • Infliximab (Remicade®)

Anti-interleukin-2 receptor

  • Daclizumab (Zenapax)

Anti VEGF

  • Bevacizumab (Avastin) or
  • Ranibizumab (Lucentis®) for refractory CME and neovascular complications of uveitis

Ophthotech Corporation.

http://www.ophthotech.com/wp-content/gallery/e10030/e10030c_lg.jpg

Other Treatments