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Accentrix Solution for Injection

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Overview

Introduction of Accentrix Solution for Injection

Accentrix Solution for Injection is a medicine used for the treatment of eye diseases caused by diabetes, macular degeneration and macular swelling. It reduces the abnormal growth and leakage of blood vessels in the eye that can cause vision loss.

Accentrix Solution for Injection is administered directly into the eyeball by an eye specialist. It may cause side effects such as eye pain, redness, blurred or decreased vision and eye discharge. If they persist and do not improve with time, tell it to your doctor.

Accentrix Solution for Injection side effects

Common
  • Conjunctival hemorrhage
  • Eye pain
  • Eye inflammation
  • Eye floaters
  • Increased intraocular pressure

How to use Accentrix Solution for Injection

Your doctor or nurse will guide you how to use this medicine.

How Accentrix Solution for Injection works

Accentrix Solution for Injection is an anti-angiogenic medication. It works by blocking a protein called vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). This stops the growth and leakage of abnormal blood vessels in the eye(s) that may cause vision loss.

Accentrix Solution for Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Accentrix Solution for Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Accentrix Solution for Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Accentrix Solution for Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Accentrix Solution for Injection may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Accentrix Solution for Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Accentrix Solution for Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Accentrix Solution for Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Accentrix Solution for Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Accentrix Solution for Injection?

If you miss a dose of Accentrix Solution for Injection, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Accentrix Solution for Injection is used for the treatment of eye diseases caused by diabetes, macular degeneration and macular swelling.
  • It is administered directly into the eyeball by an eye specialist.
  • It may cause temporary visual disturbances. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how Accentrix Solution for Injection affects you.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience increased eye pain and redness, blurred or decreased vision, or increased sensitivity to light.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Accentrix

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My father has AMD - Age related Macular Degeneration in left eye. It is a retina disease. Hence he has lower visibility in left eye. Doctor suggested to take injection of Avastin in eye. This is an off label medicine. Please advise us it is really work or not. Any other treatment is better than this?
Dr. Richa Jain
Eye Specialist
Yes it is off labelBut its costlier 3 times1 injection is not always enoughHe might need more no . of injections
Macular degeneration in left eye
Dr. Richa Jain
Eye Specialist
Get Oct done. n visit
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FAQs

Q. Is Accentrix FDA approved?

Yes, Accentrix is approved by the FDA

Q. What is Accentrix injection and how does it work?

Accentrix injection belongs to a class of medications called vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) antagonists. Accentrix is used for the treatment of conditions that affect vision such as exudative (wet) neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD), macular edema (swelling) following retinal vein occlusion and macular edema (swelling) due to diabetes. Accentrix binds extracellular VEGF thereby stopping abnormal blood vessel growth and leakage in the eye(s) which may lead to vision loss in people with wet AMD.

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