VIDEO: Drops for presbyopia correction show promise in Phase 3 safety studies

At the recent Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium, held in Monterey, California, Cathleen M. McCabe, MD, outlined how pilocarpine HCl Ophthalmic Solution 1.25%, the first and only FDA-approved eye drop to treat presbyopia could offer an opportunity for patients looking for spectacle independence.

Presbyopia-correcting IOL receives high marks

The IOL has a hybrid design that combines the benefits of central extended depth-of-focus technology and multifocal technology that provides a continuous range of high-quality vision ranging from distance and intermediate and near vision to about 12 to 14 inches.

Shape-changing IOL for presbyopia offers long-term stable vision

The Grail study finds the device can offer positive outcomes for patients.

New advancements in IOL technology is exciting for presbyopia treatment

May 11, 2022

Catching up after ASCRS 2022, Ora's Caitlin Black, senior director and therapeutic area head of medical devices, talks about the next generation of ophthalmic device therapies and diagnostics, clinical trial updates and new innovations that are most exciting for presbyopia treatment.

Visus Therapeutics, Zhaoke Ophthalmology announce licensing agreement to commercialize presbyopia treatment overseas

May 11, 2022

The companies will collaborate to commercialize therapeutic option in Greater China, South Korea and Select Southeast Asian Markets for the treatment of presbyopia, expanding access to long-acting, presbyopia-correcting eye drops for approximately 600 million patients.

CSF-1 Phase 2B clinical trials for presbyopia met primary and secondary endpoints

April 25, 2022

In a presentation at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery’s 2022 annual meeting, Marjan Farid, MD, ABO, and Preeya K. Gupta, MD, offered details of clinical trials for CSF-1 ophthalmic solution, a presbyopia eye drop candidate. Results showed that nearly half of the participants treated with CSF-1 achieved a 3-line or more increase in the distance-corrected near visual acuity an hour after drop instillation on day 15.