Santen launches new drug for post-cataract surgery care

The UK subsidiary of Japanese ophthalmology company Santen Pharmaceutical (TYO:4536) has announced the launch of Ducressa in the UK and Ireland, a fixed-dose combination (FDC) of levofloxacin and dexamethasone for use after eye surgery. Cataract which also offers a modern solution and practical seven-day treatment strategy to optimize post-operative care. Levofloxacin is a proven broad-spectrum antibiotic and dexamethasone, a powerful anti-inflammatory agent,…

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