What’s the cost of your current postoperative medication regimen?
Physician and staff time diverted to reiterating postoperative medication protocols and responding to pharmacy callbacks can add up to hours over the course of a year. Expenses can add up on the patient’s side when they fill prescriptions for multiple medications at the pharmacy.
A Cost-Benefit Analysis
Calculate the practice level impact of prescribing 503B compounded pharmacy formulations like Klarity C-Drops versus branded dry eye medications.
OJO Eye Care Crystals
Jodi Luchs, MD, FACS
Pataday (olopatadine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution) 0.2% is a histamine H1 antagonist and an inhibitor of the release of histamine from the mast cells indicated for the treatment of ocular itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.
The MKO Melt is a nonopioid, sublingual, compounded formulation for conscious sedation during ocular and other surgical procedures.
Moxeza (moxifloxacin hydrochloride ophthalmic solution) 0.5% is a topical fluoroquinolone anti-infective indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis caused by susceptible strains of the following organisms: Aerococcus viridans*, Corynebacterium macginleyi*,...
Vigamox (moxifloxacin HCl ophthalmic solution) 0.5% is an 8-methoxy fluoroquinolone anti-infective indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis caused by susceptible strains of the following organisms: Corynebacterium species* Micrococcus luteus* Staphylococcus aureus...
Tobrex (tobramycin ophthalmic solution) 0.3% is a topical antibiotic indicated in the treatment of external infections of the eye and its adnexa caused by susceptible bacteria. Tobramycin is a water-soluble aminoglycoside antibiotic active against a wide variety of gram-negative...
- Blake Williamson, MD, MPH, MS; and Bridgette Connorton, OD
TrueTear Intranasal Tear NeurostimulatorAllergan
Chondroitin sulfate/dextran/glycerol vehicle available with Cyclosporine 0.1% for all-around dry eye support
Maxidex (dexamethasone ophthalmic suspension) 0.1% is an adrenocortical steroid indicated for steroid responsive inflammatory conditions of the palpebral and bulbar conjunctiva, cornea, and anterior segment of the globe such as allergic conjunctivitis, acne rosacea, superficial...