Simplovir 1.5mg Gel

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Sunways India Pvt Ltd

Composition for Simplovir 1.5mg Gel

Potentiallyunsafewith
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59
5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Simplovir Gel

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Uses of Simplovir Gel

Simplovir 1.5mg Gel is used in the treatment of Eye infections by Herpes simplex virus.
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Side effects of Simplovir Gel

Common

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

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How to use Simplovir Gel

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.

How Simplovir Gel works

Simplovir 1.5mg gel 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 Simplovir Gel

Warnings
Special precautions for Simplovir 1.5mg Gel
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Simplovir 1.5mg Gel 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Simplovir 1.5mg Gel 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.

It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area.
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Driving
Simplovir 1.5mg Gel may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Simplov
ir 1.5mg Gel in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

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

Frequently asked questions for Simplovir 1.5mg Gel

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.

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