Oral ganciclovir for cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with AIDS: results of two randomized studies.

OBJECTIVE To determine the relative effectiveness of an oral formulation compared to a standard intravenous regimen of ganciclovir in preventing the progression of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in patients with AIDS. DESIGN Two randomized, multicenter 20-week studies of standard intravenous ganciclovir maintenance therapy compared with 3000 mg/day or… CONTINUE READING