Idebenone & Macular Degeneration

Idebenone Could Be Used to Treat Dry Age-related Macular Degeneration Idebenone might be a useful treatment for dry AMD, Scott Cousins, MD, said at Angiogenesis, Exudation, and Degeneration 2014.1 The drug would be used to treat loss of mitochondrial ubiquinone efficacy, a contributing factor of dry AMD. Idebenone, an organic compound of the quinone family,…