Uses of Aflibercept
Aflibercept is a prescription medicine used to treat:
- Wet Age-related Macular Degeneration (wAMD)
- Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
- Diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic macular edema
- Macular Edema following Retinal Vein Occlusion (RVO), which includes Macular Edema following Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion (BRVO) in addition Macular Edema following Central Retinal Vein Occlusion (CRVO)
This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Aflibercept and Lactation
Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if aflibercept is excreted in human breast milk or if it will harm your nursing baby.
Interactions for Aflibercept
No formal drug interaction studies to date.1
What happens if i miss a dose (eylea)?
Call your doctor for instructions if you miss an appointment for your aflibercept injection.
- Macular Degeneration