Medicine Overview of Clygan Ointment
Uses of Clygan Ointment
Clygan Ointment is used in the treatment of Eye infections by Herpes simplex virus.
Side effects of Clygan Ointment
Burning sensation, Stinging in the eyes, Superficial keratitis, Punctate keratitis.
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 drug. It prevents the multiplication of the virus in human cells. Thus stops the virus from producing new viruses.
In Depth Information on Clygan Ointment
Special precautions for Clygan Ointment
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Clygan Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Clygan Ointment is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.+more
It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area....
It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area.
Clygan Ointment may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or d+more
ecrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
There is limited information available on the use of Clygan+more
Ointment in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Ganciclovir Topical, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Clygan NA Ointment
Frequently asked questions for Ganciclovir Topical
Q. Is ganciclovir a protease inhibitor?
No, ganciclovir is not a protease inhibitor; it belongs to synthetic nucleoside analogues class of antivirals.
Substitutes for Clygan
No substitutes found for this medicine