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Clygan Ointment

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Composition for Clygan Ointment

Primary uses of Clygan Ointment

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Medicine Overview of Clygan Ointment

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Uses of Clygan Ointment

Clygan Ointment is used in the treatment of eye infections by Herpes simplex virus.
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Clygan Ointment side effects

Common

Burning sensation, Stinging in the eyes, Superficial keratitis, Punctate keratitis.

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How to use Clygan Ointment

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Clygan Ointment works

Clygan Ointment is an antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of the virus in human cells. Thus stops the virus from producing new viruses.

In Depth Information on Clygan Ointment

Clygan Ointment related warnings
Special precautions for Clygan Ointment
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Clygan Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Clygan Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Clygan Ointment may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Clygan Ointment in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Clygan Ointment in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Clygan Ointment?uses

If you miss a dose of Clygan Ointment, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Clygan Ointment

Frequently asked questions about Ganciclovir Topical

Q. Is ganciclovir a protease inhibitor?
No, ganciclovir is not a protease inhibitor; it belongs to synthetic nucleoside analogues class of antivirals.
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