Lucentis Funding in Newfoundland and Labrador

Lucentis has been approved for treating macular degeneration in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.  In their latest budget the Newfoundland and Labrador Government announced $2.8 million to … [Read more...]

Avastin Complications Investigated

Macular Degeneration Patients treated with Avastin in Canada have shown a spike in eye inflammations causing public health authorities to investigate the problems among those patients that have been … [Read more...]

France to Pay for Macular Degeneration Treatments

With awareness of macular degeneration increasing and new diagnostic technologies resulting in earlier detection of the disease, many governments are faced with making decisions regarding coverage for … [Read more...]

Lucentis Coverage in Ontario and Quebec, Canada

The macular degeneration drug Lucentis has coverage for funding in Ontario and Quebec, Canada. Shortly after the July 30, 2007 Notice of Compliance issued by Health Canada to Novartis Ophthalmics, … [Read more...]

Lucentis Treatment – Ontario, Canada

Lucentis treatments are available for people with wet macular degeneration in Ontario, Canada.  Effective March 25, 2008 the Ontario Government announced that it would provide funding for Lucentis … [Read more...]