Solution could control inflammation in less time

April 1, 2004

Irvine, CA-ISTA Pharmaceuticals Inc. plans to file a new drug application with the FDA during the second quarter of 2004 for its 0.1% bromfenac sodium ophthalmic solution (Xibrom). The topical, twice-daily, non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory solution is being developed for the treatment of ocular inflammation after cataract surgery.