Genentech warns Lucentis eye drug carries risk of strokes

Genentech issued a letter to physicians warning its Lucentis drug for treating age-related macular degeneration may increase risk of stroke, particularly at high doses. The company called its cautionary letters to physicians a proactive step, but said the risks are in line with the drug's labeling.

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