A Safety and Efficacy Study to Assess OZURDEX® in Patients With Macular Oedema Secondary to Retinal Vein Occlusion (RVO)

This study has been completed.
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First received: April 3, 2012
Last updated: July 7, 2014
Last verified: July 2014

This study will evaluate the relationship between time since onset of macular oedema symptoms and the achievement of vision gain in patients prescribed OZURDEX®. All care and diagnostic procedures provided are at the discretion of the participating physicians according to their clinical judgment and local standard of medical care.

Condition Intervention
Macular Edema
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Drug: dexamethasone 700 ug intravitreal implant

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Allergan:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from Baseline in Best Corrected Visual Acuity (BCVA) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 12 Weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from Baseline in Central Retinal Thickness [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 Months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 622
Study Start Date: April 2012
Study Completion Date: June 2014
Primary Completion Date: March 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
OZURDEX® (dexamethasone 700 ug intravitreal implant) administered according to standard of care.
Drug: dexamethasone 700 ug intravitreal implant
dexamethasone 700 ug intravitreal implant administered according to standard of care.
Other Name: OZURDEX®


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients with macular oedema due to retinal vein occlusion


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of macular edema following retinal vein occlusion
  • Prescribed OZURDEX®

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous treatment with OZURDEX®
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01571557

Berlin, Germany
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Medical Director Allergan
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Allergan
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01571557     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MAF/AGN/OPH/RET/011
Study First Received: April 3, 2012
Last Updated: July 7, 2014
Health Authority: Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Macular Edema
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Signs and Symptoms
Macular Degeneration
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Venous Thrombosis
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Dexamethasone acetate
Dexamethasone 21-phosphate
BB 1101
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Central Nervous System Agents
Gastrointestinal Agents
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 19, 2014