Edge Pharma is an FDA-Registered 503B Outsourcing Facility which offers ophthalmic post-operative prophylactic antimicrobial injections in unit dose syringes.
Available Prophylactic Antimicrobial Products
Outsourcing the compounding of these medications with Edge offers several advantages.
- USP 797 Compliance
- Waste Reduction
- Cost Savings
Barry, Peter, Luis Cordovés, and Susanne Gardner. "ESCRS Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Endophthalmitis Following Cataract Surgery: Data, Dilemmas and Conclusions." European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (2013).
"Injection of antibiotic directly into the vitreous (intra-vitreal injection) is the mainstay of treatment for postoperative endophthalmitis."
"Results published in 2007 unequivocally demonstrated a clinical benefit, with a five-fold reduction in postoperative endophthalmitis rates in patients who received a 1 mg intracameral injection of cefuroxime at the close of cataract surgery."