Xipere Generic Name & Formulations
Triamcinolone acetonide 40mg/mL; susp for suprachoroidal inj; preservative-free.
Tray (vial + Microinjector syringe, vial adapter, needles)—1
Macular edema associated with uveitis.
Xipere Dosage and Administration
Administer anesthesia and broad-spectrum microbicide prior to use. Give 4mg (0.1mL) by suprachoroidal inj. Maintain hub against the eye for 3–5secs after inj.
Ocular or periocular infections (including dendritic keratitis, vaccinia, varicella, mycobacterial infections, fungal diseases).
Xipere Boxed Warnings
Glaucoma. Secondary ocular infections. History of ocular herpes simplex. Avoid in active ocular herpes simplex. Monitor for HPA axis suppression, Cushing’s syndrome, hyperglycemia with chronic use. Reinstitute hormone therapy during physiologic stress. Thyroid disorders. Monitor for endophthalmitis, retinal detachments, elevated intraocular pressure, perfusion of optic nerve head, or tonometry post-inj. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Xipere Adverse Reactions
Elevated intraocular pressure, eye pain, cataract, vitreous detachment.
Xipere Clinical Trials
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