Extension Study of Long-term Safety and Tolerability of Octreotide Acetate in Patients With Moderately Severe or Severe Non-proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy or Low Risk Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
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This multicenter, open-label extension study will evaluate the long-term tolerability and safety for patients completing study CSMS995 0802. During this extension study, all patients will receive open-label treatment of octreotide acetate in microspheres every 4 weeks for 2 years for the treatment of moderately severe to severe NPDR and low risk PDR.
An Open-label Extension Study to Evaluate the Long-term Safety and Tolerability of Octreotide Acetate in Microspheres in the Therapy of Patients With Moderately Severe or Severe Non-proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy (NPDR) or Low Risk Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy (PDR)
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 70 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
written informed consent provided prior to participation in the extension study
successful completion of study CSMS995 0802
willingness to comply with all study requirements
more than 8 weeks interval since the completion of study CSMS995 0802
premature discontinuation from study CSMS995 0802
Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply.