Ganciclovir OverviewGanciclovir (INN) /ænsaklvr/ or DHPG (9-(1,3-dihydroxy-2-propoxymethyl)guanine, alternative spelling: "Gancyclovir") is an antiviral medication used to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) infections. Ganciclovir sodium is marketed under the trade names Cytovene and Cymevene (Roche). Ganciclovir for ocular use is marketed under the trade name Vitrasert (Bausch & Lomb). A prodrug form with improved oral bioavailability (valganciclovir) has also been developed. Contents 1 Mechanism of ac...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Capsule: 250mg, 500mg
- Gel: 0.15%
- Implant: 4.5mg
- Injection: 500mg, 500mg/vial
NDC Database Records for Ganciclovir: (5 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0004-6940 Cytovene 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Genentech, Inc.
- 55390-016 Ganciclovir 50 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Bedford Laboratories
- 63304-636 Ganciclovir 250 mg/1 Oral Capsule by Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- 63304-637 Ganciclovir 500 mg/1 Oral Capsule by Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- 63323-315 Ganciclovir 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by App Pharmaceuticals, LLC