Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group
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11-08-02 Ocular peri-operative drugs

Apraclonidine Iopidine®
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Red Traffic Light  For control or prevention of postoperative elevation of intra-ocular pressure after anterior segment laser surgery.

Amber Traffic Light  For continuation only following specialist recommendation as short-term adjunctive treatment of chronic glaucoma in patients not adequately controlled by another drug. May not provide additional benefit if patient already using two drugs that suppress the production of aqueous humour.


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Bromfenac Yellox®
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For post-cataract extraction in patients at high risk of developing cystoid macular oedema (CMO).

APCO November 2013.


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Diclofenac Voltarol® Ophtha Multidose
Restricted

Restricted for patients requiring a preservative free NSAID eye drop. Suitable for prescribing in primary care following specialist recommendation.

For all other patients recommend changing to Ketorolac eye drops.


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Ketorolac Acular®
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Suitable for prescribing in primary care following specialist recommendation, in adult ocular surgery patients post-operatively.


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Acetylcholine Chloride Miochol-E®, Miphtel®
Non Formulary

Intra-ocular irrigation 1%.


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Flurbiprofen Sodium Ocufen®
Non Formulary

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Nepafenac  Nevanac®
Non Formulary

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