Xoviral

Xoviral

ganciclovir

Manufacturer:

Aristopharma

Distributor:

KTZ
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ganciclovir
Indications/Uses
Acute herpetic keratitis (dendritic ulcers).
Dosage/Direction for Use
Instill 1 drop in the affected eye 5 times daily (approx 3 hrly while awake) until the corneal ulcer heals, followed by 1 drop tds for 7 days.
Special Precautions
For topical ophth use only. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Blurred vision, eye irritation, punctate keratitis & conjunctival hyperemia.
ATC Classification
S01AD09 - ganciclovir ; Belongs to the class of antiinfectives, antivirals. Used in the treatment of eye infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Xoviral ophth gel 1.5 mg/g
Packing/Price
3 g x 1's;4.5 g x 1's;5 g x 1's
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