Elmiron(pentosan polysulfate sodium)은 간질성 방광염(IC)과 관련된 방광 통증을 치료하는 약물입니다. IC는 방광 통증과 압박을 유발하는 만성 질환입니다.

Elmiron can cause changes in the pigment in patient’s eyes called pigmentary maculopathy. This can result in problems reading, blurred vision, and difficulty adjusting to low light.

2019년, Drs. Rachel M. Huckfeldt와 Demetrios G. Vavvas는 Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina에 약물 중단 후 6년 동안 눈 상태가 계속 악화된 환자의 사례 보고서를 발표했습니다.

Three ophthalmologists at Kaiser Permanente in Northern California conducted a review of patients. They found that about one-quarter of patients with significant exposure to Elmiron showed signs of eye damage. Often Elmiron can masquerade as other known retinal conditions, such as age-related macular degeneration or pattern dystrophy.

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Our attorneys are currently investigating Elmiron lawsuits on behalf of people who took the drug and experienced vision problems including blurred vision, maculopathy, retinopathy, and vision impairment. If you are suffering adverse side effects from this drug, reach out to an Elmiron lawyer right away to review your legal options.