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 Formulary Chapter 11: Eye - Full Section
Notes:

 Criteria for Preservative Free (PF) and Single Dose Unit (SDU) presentations:

These are restricted to patients with
 true preservative allergy
and/or
 evidence of epithelial toxicity from preservatives
and/or
 severe dry eyes
and/or
 require/ may require surgery in the near future
and/or
 neonates

Numbers in brackets indicate counts of (Formulary items, Non Formulary items)
11.00 Antioxidants and Multivitamins for Age Related Macular Degeneration (0,1)
11.01 Administration of drugs to the eye (0,0)
11.02 Control of microbial contamination (0,0)
11.03 Anti-infective eye preparations (0,0)
11.03.01 Antibacterials (9,12)
11.03.02 Antifungals (3,0)
11.03.03 Antivirals (3,2)
11.04 Corticosteroids and other anti-inflammatory preparations (0,0)
11.04.01 Corticosteroids (12,5)
Intravitreal corticosteroids (2,0)
11.04.02 Other anti-inflammatory preparations (5,5)
11.05 Mydriatics and cycloplegics (0,0)
Antimuscarinics (8,1)
Sympathomimetics (1,1)
11.06 Treatment of glaucoma (0,0)
Beta-blockers (6,8)
Prostaglandin analogues (6,2)
Sympathomimetics (2,1)
Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors and systemic drugs (10,0)
Miotics (2,1)
11.07 Local anaesthetics (0,6)
11.08 Miscellaneous ophthalmic preparations (0,0)
11.08.01 Tear deficiency, ocular lubricants, and astringents (19,22)
11.08.02 Ocular diagnostic and peri-operative preparations and photodynamic treatment (0,0)
Ocular diagnostic preparations (0,6)
Ocular peri-operative drugs (6,3)
Subfoveal choroidal neovascularisation (4,1)
Vitreomacular traction (1,0)
11.09 Contact lenses (0,7)
11.99.99.99 Miscellaneous (0,0)
Eyelid wipes (0,1)
Cytotoxics / wound healing modulators (2,0)
Fibrinolytic drugs (0,1)
Glues - ocular (0,1)
Immunosuppressants (3,0)
Treatment of burns (0,2)
Visco-elastics (0,2)
Other (1,2)
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