If you or a loved one with posterior segment uveitis (back of the eye) is considering YUTIQ® (fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant) 0.18 mg, see below to find helpful downloads and other uveitis treatment resources.
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INDICATION AND USAGE
YUTIQ® (fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant) 0.18 mg contains a corticosteroid and is for the treatment of patients with chronic, non-infectious uveitis affecting the back of the eye.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
Do not take YUTIQ if:
You have, or suspect you have, an eye infection
If you have been told you are allergic to any of the ingredients in YUTIQ
YUTIQ may cause serious side effects, including:
Injection-related effects, steroid-related effects and movement of the implant.
Call your doctor if your eye becomes red, sensitive to light, painful or if your vision changes or becomes blurred.
You may experience temporary blurred vision. Do not drive or use machines until your vision clears.
The most common side effects in the eye were cataract and reduced clarity of vision. The most common side effects not related to the eye were upper respiratory infection, high blood pressure and joint pain.
If you are pregnant, become pregnant or consider breastfeeding after having received YUTIQ inform your doctor immediately.