Information for the public
the implant is used in the eye with the artificial lens and
their diabetic macular oedema has not got better with other treatments.
If you have chronic diabetic macular oedema and your doctor thinks that fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant is the right treatment, you should be able to have the treatment on the NHS.
Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implants should be available on the NHS within 3 months of the guidance being issued.