Ganciclovir OverviewGanciclovir is an antiviral medication used to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) infections. A prodrug form with improved oral bioavailability (valganciclovir) has also been developed. Ganciclovir was approved for medical use in 1994. Contents 1 Medical use 2 Adverse effects 2.1 Toxicity 3 Mechanism of action 4 Pharmacokinetics 4.1 Administration 5 References 5.1 Further reading Medical use Ganciclovir is indicated for: Sight-threatening CMV retinitis in severely immunoc...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Capsule: 250mg, 500mg
- Gel: 0.15%
- Implant: 4.5mg
- Injection: 2mg/ml, 500mg, 500mg/vial
- Solution: 500mg/250ml (2mg/ml)
NDC Database Records for Ganciclovir: (7 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0004-6940 Cytovene 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Genentech, Inc.
- 42023-173 Ganciclovir 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
- 51754-2500 Ganciclovir 2 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC
- 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