They said they also decided to recall their other eyedrop
products ''Catalin'' and ''Catalin K'' for fear they too may have been contaminated.
said Wednesday it will soon resume shipments of eyedrops
, this time with packaging designed to prevent tampering, after a high-profile blackmail case forced the company to pull its product from store shelves.
5 million eyedrop
items that cost a total of 300 million yen to produce and scrapped them at a factory in Ishikawa Prefecture on the Sea of Japan coast last Saturday.
This is particularly true for eyedrops
, one of the biggest growth drivers in the category," notes Ward Lennon, director of retail eye care sales and marketing at Advanced Medical Optics Inc.
, they say, rob eyes of proteins essential to keeping them moist and comfortable.
ISV-615, a topical eyedrop
formulation containing batimastat, a potent metalloproteinase inhibitor was shown to block new blood vessel formation (anti-angiogenesis) associated with retinal degeneration in an animal model.
Another area of interest to Similasan, the eyedrop
category, is also poised for dynamic change, asserts Hinton.
InSite Vision Incorporated (AMEX: ISV) today announced the first demonstration of efficacy of a topical eyedrop
formulation, ISV-615, in blocking new blood vessel formation (anti-angiogenesis) in retinal degeneration models.
Patients receive an anesthetic eyedrop
to numb the area and have reported that they feel no discomfort during the process, he said.
Rohto Zi is described as the only lubricating eyedrop
formulation that moisturizes and revitalizes dry, tired eyes with a refreshingly cool sensation.
According to the FDA's way of thinking, there is no reason to put vitamin A in an eyedrop
other than to treat an eye disorder.
In this method, a specific eyedrop
is applied to the eyes to relax the focusing muscles, and then refraction is checked after 30-40 minutes using a handheld instrument called a retinoscope.
The head-mounted eye-tracker system, dubbed EyeDrop
, records the wearer's field of view and tracks the eye movement.
If you're taking over-the-counter oral antihistamines for nasal symptoms, consider adding an eyedrop
to adequately address eye ocular complaints.
Sinphar has begun shipping its eyedrop
products to Japan this year, and the recent tie-up with a Japanese partner will further upgrade the Taiwanese pharmaceutical maker's role in the Japanese market.