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Accentrix injections

Hello, My wife had viral fever and she has issue with vision in one eye.Viral fever lasts only for 2 days. But she has still issue with vision. We have done all diagnosis and doctor has suggested Accentrix/Lucentis injection. I just wanted to know is it safe to take this kind of injection in eye? Are there any side effects of it ?
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Dr. Vaibhev Mittal
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Hello 1. you can use this injection without fear....side effects are there but the risk is very minimal 2. kindly send me the medical record for guiding you better
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Dr. Anil Kumar Jain
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Hello There. I can understand your concern. i'm sure you would have consulted a doctor who is a specialist and not a quack. so when he suggests you something, he knows what he is doing. accentrix is Ranibizumab, which is used in treatment of macular degeneration often. yes you can go ahead with this . there is no problem with such injections. they have undergone a lot of clinical trials and have been proved effective. it can be administered intravitreally only. and usually done once a month for upto 12 doses. Best regards, Dr. Anil kumar jain.
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