[LCID Study Number: 2017-055]

Zoster Eye Disease Study (ZEDS): A multi-center, randomized, double-masked, placebo-controlled clinical trial of suppressive valacyclovir for one year in immunocompetent study participants with an episode of dendriform epithelial keratitis, stromal keratitis, endothelial keratitis, and/or iritis due to Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus (HZO) in the year prior to enrollment.

The purpose of this study is to find out whether one year of a low dose of the medicine valacyclovir reduces complications of shingles affecting the eye.

Primary Contact Email: [email protected]

Primary Contact Phone: 781-744-3956