Have a px under HES for glaucoma who has just been told by the pharmacy that there’s a supply issue with preservative-free Trusopt, and he’s about to run out. He’s currently on Saflutan and Preserve-free Trusopt as has had serious OSD issues in past with preservatives. There are no glaucoma bods in the eye clinic … Continue reading "Trusopt Manufacturing Issue"
2 weeks ago had a CL px ( monthly SiHg multifocals) with the usual complaints of GPC; lens awareness, decreased WT and comfort, mild stringy discharge. Noted; bilateral grd 3 papillary reaction / no corneal involvement. We reduced WT’s; started on Opatanol bd / systane ultra already being used prn through the day. Today, 2 … Continue reading "Preservative free treatment for GPC?"
Some practitioners have noticed problems getting some or all of these preparations which are all manufactured by MSD. Apparently the Cospt issue has been resolved but the stocks may still be low; Trusopt remains a problem; there was no comment on Timoptol. If you are having problems with supply then you can call MSD customer … Continue reading "Supply of Preservative free Cosopt, Trusoft & Timoptol"