Effect of adjunctive diclofenac with verteporfin therapy to treat choroidal neovascularization due to age-related macular degeneration: phase II study.

@article{Boyer2007EffectOA,
  title={Effect of adjunctive diclofenac with verteporfin therapy to treat choroidal neovascularization due to age-related macular degeneration: phase II study.},
  author={David S Boyer and P. M. de Beer and Leonard Joffe and John M Koester and Jeffrey L. Marx and Annemarie Weisberger and Seth L Yoser},
  journal={Retina},
  year={2007},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={693-700}
}
BACKGROUND To determine short-term effects of topical diclofenac administered in conjunction with verteporfin therapy for predominantly classic subfoveal choroidal neovascularization (CNV) due to age-related macular degeneration (AMD). METHODS Randomized, multicenter (14), prospective, placebo-controlled, double-masked clinical trial. Patients (n=61) were randomly assigned to treatment with diclofenac sodium ophthalmic solution 0.1% or placebo and followed for 12 weeks. Patients instilled… CONTINUE READING