Ophtalmic Disorders Archives - MPR

Ophtalmic Disorders

First-in-Class Eye Drops Approved to Treat Dry Eye Disease

Shire announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Xiidra (lifitegrast ophthalmic solution) 5% for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of dry eye disease in adults. This is the first prescription ophthalmic solution approved to treat both signs and symptoms of this condition.