Visudyne is used to treat certain forms of age-related macular degeneration. Macular degeneration is a condition resulting in vision loss. Visudyne is a two-step treatment of injected drug plus red laser light.

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... VERTEPORFIN (Visudyne™) is a light-activated drug that is used to treat macular degeneration. Verteprofin is given, then the eye(s) are treated with a laser light as part of a treatment called photodynamic therapy (PDT). This treatment results in a slowing of the disease and helps to maintain vision. Generic verteporfin injections are not available. ...
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... Visudyne is used to treat certain forms of age-related macular degeneration. Macular degeneration is a condition resulting in vision loss. Visudyne is a two-step treatment of injected drug plus red la...
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  • Visudyne Consumer Information
    ... Visudyne is used to treat certain forms of age-related macular degeneration. Macular degeneration is a condition resulting in vision loss. Visudyne is a two-step treatment of injected drug plus red la...

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