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Dexamethasone ophthalmic - AbbVie

Drug Profile

Dexamethasone ophthalmic - AbbVie

Alternative Names: DEX implant; DEX PS DDS; Dexamethasone implant; Dexamethasone posterior segment drug delivery system; Ozurdex; Posurdex; SK-0503

Latest Information Update: 05 Nov 2023

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At a glance

  • Originator Allergan
  • Developer AbbVie; Allergan; Sanwa Kagaku Kenkyusho
  • Class Anti-inflammatories; Antiallergics; Antiemetics; Antihyperglycaemics; Antineoplastics; Antirheumatics; Eye disorder therapies; Fluorinated steroids; Glucocorticoids; Ketones; Non-opioid analgesics; Phosphates; Pregnadienetriols; Small molecules; Sodium compounds; Vestibular disorder therapies
  • Mechanism of Action Glucocorticoid receptor agonists; Immunosuppressants
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

    Yes - Ocular inflammation
  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Diabetic macular oedema; Retinal oedema; Uveitis
  • No development reported Age-related macular degeneration

Most Recent Events

  • 07 Feb 2022 Allergan completes a phase III trial in Diabetic macular oedema in USA (Intravitreous, Implant) (NCT04976777)
  • 02 Feb 2022 Genentech completes the phase III MERIT trial for Retinal oedema in USA, Australia, Canada, India, the UK(Intravitreous, Injection) in March 2017 (NCT02623426) (EudraCT2017-003243-37)
  • 07 Oct 2021 Allergan initiatesa phase III trial in Diabetic macular oedema in USA (Intravitreous, Implant) (NCT04976777)
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