Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant (Iluvien) is not normally available on the NHS for treating chronic diabetic macular oedema that has not responded well enough to other treatments, in eyes with a natural lens (phakic eye). Your doctor should talk with you about other treatment options.

Information and support

These organisations can give you advice and support:

You can also get support from your local Healthwatch.

NICE is not responsible for the quality or accuracy of any information or advice provided by these organisations.

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This page was last updated: 20 November 2019