Foscarnet OverviewFoscarnet (phosphonomethanoic acid), known by its brand name Foscavir, is an antiviral medication which is primarily used to treat viral infections involving the Herpesviridae family. It is classified as a pyrophosphate analog DNA polymerase inhibitor. Foscarnet is the conjugate base of a chemical compound with the formula HO2CPO3H2. Foscarnet was approved for medical use in 1991. Contents 1 Medical use 2 Mechanism of action 3 Administration 4 Side effects 5 References 6 ...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 2.4gm/100ml, 24mg/ml
NDC Database Records for Foscarnet: (2 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0409-3863 Foscarnet Sodium 24 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Hospira, Inc.
- 76310-001 Foscavir Uk 24 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Clinigen Healthcare Ltd.
Other drugs which contain Foscarnet or a similar ingredient: (1 result)
- FOSCAVIR Foscarnet