- Approximately 5M people suffer from ocular pain every year.
- Ocular pain conditions include trauma, infection, post-surgical, dry eye syndrome, uveitis, corneal abrasions or ulcers.
- Current treatments are limited to short term NSAIDs, steroids, and opioids in severe cases.
- Side effects and the risk of addiction to opioids is a serious concern.
- The Global ocular pain market is expected to reach $0.5 Billion by 2030.