Ganciclovir Topical is used in the treatment of eye infections by herpes simplex virus
How it works
Ganciclovir topical is an antiviral drug. It prevents the multiplication of the virus in human cells. Thus stops the virus from producing new viruses.
Common side effects
Burning sensation, Stinging in the eyes, Superficial keratitis, Punctate keratitis
- ₹101Ajanta Pharma Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹78Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹78Indoco Remedies Ltd2 variant(s)
- ₹59Sunways India Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)
Frequently asked questions
Q. Is ganciclovir a protease inhibitor?
No, ganciclovir is not a protease inhibitor; it belongs to synthetic nucleoside analogues class of antivirals.