Stability study of a new formulation for the off label use of cyclosporine
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Poster
- By: HOTI, Ela (University of Tirana, Tirane, Albania)
- Co-author(s): Malaj, Ledjan (University of Tirana, TIRANE, Albania)
Papajani, Vilma (Department of Pharmacy, University of Tirana, TIRANA, Albania)
Moretti, Vincenzo (G. Salesi Hospital, ANCONA, Italy)
Introduction Cyclosporine is frequently used as an off label drug for the treatment of vernal keratoconjunctivitis refractory to steroids. Being a lipid soluble drug, cyclosporine collyrium is often prescribed in a lipophilic base. However, appropriate sterile pharmaceutical oils are not available in the market. The aim of this study is to verify.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.