This program covers the full cost of the drug verteporfin, used to slow the advance of age-related macular degeneration (an eye condition). The drug must be provided under specific circumstances. To learn more, see Section 8. (2.1) of Regulation 552 of the Health Insurance Act.
Talk to your doctor. To qualify, you must:
If you qualify, the program will pay 100% of the costs of your treatments.
Verteporfin is the generic name for the brand name drug Visudyne.
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