Drugs in Ophthalmology

  • Donald S. Fong
  • Simon K. Law
  • Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI

About this book


This drug handbook is divided into two sections: Alphabetical Listing of Drugs Entries in this section are listed by generic name. Information for each drug is arranged in a consistent format for easy reference. If one or more of the following categories is not applicable to a certain drug, it will not be listed. If Pregnancy Category is not listed for an individual drug, then it is either listed under the first drug in a group of drugs, or safety and efficacy in pregnancy have not been established. Summary of Anti-infectives This section summarizes the common doses of antibiotics, antifungals, and antivirals. For each drug, the dose for each route of administration is included. Generic name Brand names Common trade names Class of drug Therapeutic class Indications Common uses of the drug Dosage form Common forms of the drug Dose The amount of drug to be given or taken during therapy.


Class of drug Contraindications Dosage form Dose Drug interactions Indications Internal medicine Verse reactions Warnings

Editors and affiliations

  • Donald S. Fong
    • 1
  • Simon K. Law
    • 2
  • Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth
    • 3
  1. 1.Clinical Trials, Department of Research and EvaluationKaiser Permanente Southern CaliforniaPasadenaUSA
  2. 2.Jules Stein Eye InstituteLos AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Department of OphthalmologyMedical University of ViennaViennaAustria

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-23435-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-30047-2
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