Is there any treatment for age related macular degeneration (AMD)?

Unfortunately, at the moment there is no way to treat dry AMD.

Wet AMD has a group of medications called anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) drugs available as a treatment on the NHS. As new blood vessels form in your eye, your body produces a chemical which encourages further new blood vessel growth. Anti‑VEGF drugs interfere with this chemical and stop the vessels from growing, preventing further damage to your sight.


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