Bayer announces UK launch of aflibercept (Eylea®) for wet AMD

Source: Personal communication, PharmaTimes
Area: News
Bayer has announced the UK launch of aflibercept (Eylea®) solution for injection, for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration. According to the SPC, treatment is initiated with one 2mg injection per month for three months, followed by one injection every 2 months. After the first 12 months, the treatment interval may be extended based on visual and anatomic outcomes.   Aflibercept is available in vials of 4mg (100 microlitres; cost of £816 per vial), intended to provide a usable amount to deliver a (Read more...)

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