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Xiidra

Shire set to release Xiidra dry eye drops in U.S.

Shire set to release Xiidra dry eye drops in U.S.

LEXINGTON, Mass. — Shire plc has received Food and Drug Administration approval for Xiidra 5% (lifitegrast ophthalmic solution), a twice-daily eye drop solution for dry eye. Plans call for Xiidra to launch in the United States in the third quarter. Shire said the product represents the only prescription eye drop indicated for the treatment of