Ganciclovir Ophthalmic Gel 0.15%

@article{Croxtall2011GanciclovirOG,
  title={Ganciclovir Ophthalmic Gel 0.15%},
  author={Jamie D. Croxtall},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2011},
  volume={71},
  pages={603-610}
}
Dendritic epithelial keratitis is most commonly caused by infections of herpes simplex virus (HSV) type 1 (HSV-1), and less frequently by HSV type 2 (HSV-2). Ganciclovir, a guanosine nucleoside analogue, is a well established broad-spectrum antiviral agent that inhibits replication of viral DNA and is active against both HSV-1 and -2 and several other viruses. Ganciclovir ophthalmic gel 0.15% is a five-times-daily topical preparation that is indicated for the treatment of acute herpetic… CONTINUE READING

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