MTW NHS Trust West Kent CCG

Drug Status Key

  • Preferred
  • Second Line
  • Third Line
  • Specialist Initiation
  • Hospital Only
  • Not Approved for Formulary

Corticosteroids with Anti-infectives (eye)

Drug Safety Update

  August 2017: Corticosteroids: rare risk of central serous chorioretinopathy with local as well as systemic administration.

Use of combination products is rarely justified except after ocular surgery to reduce inflammation and prevent infections.