Active Ingredient(s):Ganciclovir FDA Approved: * March 4, 1996 Pharm Company: *BAUSCH AND LOMB Category:Antiviral
Ganciclovir, sold under the brand name Cytovene among others, is an antiviral medication used to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) infections.
Ganciclovir was patented in 1980 and approved for medical use in 1988.
1 Medical use
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Ganciclovir is indicated for:
Sight-threatening CMV ...
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