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Can I take Lucentis if I have other medical conditions?

Lucentis eye injection can cause serious problems if injected when the patient has an infection in or near the eye. The infection should be treated first. In addition, if you have glaucoma, your doctor should monitor the pressure in your eye after treatment because Lucentis may cause an increase in eye pressure.

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