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Will I need to be on ranibizumab for a long time?

You may get injections of ranibizumab (brand name Lucentis) every month for several months -- or longer -- because you are likely getting it for an ongoing eye condition, age-related macular degeneration. However, doctors don't recommend using ranibizumab (brand name Lucentis) for longer than two years, because long-term use hasn't been studied.

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