Lifitegrast Ophthalmic Solution 5.0% for Treatment of Dry Eye Disease: Results of the OPUS-1 Phase 3 Study – Corrected Proof

Purpose: To assess the efficacy and safety of lifitegrast ophthalmic solution 5.0% compared with placebo in subjects with dry eye disease.Design: Prospective, randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled, parallel arm, multicenter clinical trial.Participants: A total of 588 adult subjects with dry eye disease.Methods: Eligible subjects were randomized 1:1 to receive topically administered lifitegrast (5.0%) or placebo (vehicle) twice daily for 84 days after a 14-day open-label placebo run-in period. After enrollment (day 0), subjects were evaluated at days 14, 42, and 84. Key objective (fluorescein and lissamine staining scores [Ora scales]) and subjective (Ocular Surface Disease Index [OSDI], 7-item visual analog scale, and ocular (Read more...)

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