Medicine Overview of Valgacel Tablet
Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Diarrhoea, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Breathlessness.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Valgacel 450mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Valgacel 450mg Tablet 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 Valgacel Tablet
Valgacel Tablet related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Valgacel 450mg Tablet 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.
Valgacel 450mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Valgacel 450mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Valgacel 450mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Valgacel 450mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Valgacel 450mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Valgacel 450mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Valgacel 450mg Tablet, 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.
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Frequently asked questions about Valgacel Tablet
Q. What is valganciclovir used for?
Valganciclovir is used for the treatment of cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection of retina (retinitis) in adult patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). It is also used for the prevention of CMV infection in patients who have received an organ transplant from a CMV-infected donor
Q. How does valganciclovir work?
After taken orally, valganciclovir gets converted into ganciclovir by liver and intestinal enzymes, which then prevents the growth and spread of cytomegalovirus.
Q. Is valganciclovir cytotoxic?
No, valganciclovir is not cytotoxic
Q. Does valganciclovir cover HSV?
Valganciclovir can also be used for treatment of herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection. Please follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Valgacel with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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