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Gancigel 1.5mg Eye Ointment

Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Gancigel 1.5mg Eye Ointment

5 gm in 1 tube

Medicine Overview of Gancigel Eye Ointment


Uses of Gancigel Eye Ointment

Gancigel 1.5mg Eye Ointment is used in the treatment of eye infections by Herpes simplex virus.

Gancigel Eye Ointment side effects


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


How to use Gancigel Eye Ointment

This medicine is for external use only. Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the tube close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the tube and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Gancigel Eye Ointment works

Gancigel 1.5mg Eye 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 Gancigel Eye Ointment

Gancigel Eye Ointment related warnings
Special precautions for Gancigel Eye Ointment
No interaction found
Gancigel 1.5mg Eye 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.
Gancigel 1.5mg Eye Ointment is probably safe to use during l
actation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Gancigel 1.5mg Eye Ointment may cause blurring of your visio
n for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
There is limited information available on the use of Gancige
l 1.5mg Eye Ointment in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Gancige
l 1.5mg Eye Ointment in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Missed Dosageuses

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.

Patient Concerns

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Frequently asked questions about Gancigel Eye 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.

Substitutes for Gancigel

No substitutes found for this medicine
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