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Efficacy of Topical Ketorolac Versus Placebo for Improving Visual Outcomes Following Multifocal IOL Implantation

This study has been completed.
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Innovative Medical Identifier:
First received: February 7, 2007
Last updated: September 5, 2007
Last verified: September 2007
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of ketorolac 0.4% on quality of vision and macula thickening in patients undergoing cataract surgery using the ReStor® multifocal IOL.

Condition Intervention Phase
Macula Thickening
Drug: Prednisolone Acetate
Drug: Ketorolac 0.4%
Drug: Gatifloxacin 0.3%
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males or females > 50 years old
  • Scheduled to undergo bilateral phacoemulsification with implantation of a multifocal IOL.
  • Likely to complete all study visits and able to provide informed consent
  • Visual potential of 20/25 or better

Exclusion Criteria:

  • · Prior use of topical ketorolac

    • Known contraindications to any study medication or ingredients
    • Active ocular diseases or uncontrolled systemic disease
    • Active ocular allergies
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00433225

United States, New York
Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island
Rockville Centre, New York, United States, 11570
Sponsors and Collaborators
Innovative Medical
Principal Investigator: Eric Donnenfeld Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island
  More Information Identifier: NCT00433225     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 5293
Study First Received: February 7, 2007
Last Updated: September 5, 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Ketorolac Tromethamine
Prednisolone acetate
Methylprednisolone acetate
Methylprednisolone Hemisuccinate
Prednisolone hemisuccinate
Prednisolone phosphate
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Topoisomerase Inhibitors
Antineoplastic Agents
Autonomic Agents
Gastrointestinal Agents
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