What is Ganciclovir?

It is an anti viral drug used against herpes simplex virus which inhibits DNA polymerase.

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I have cmv It is getting worse I there an antiviral drug I can be given orally to slow it down some? Thanks

Plz answer this question....I feel very...

doctor1 MD

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Ganciclovir or Foscarnet can help you.

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Anti viral drugs like...

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I am 31 year old male.
High myopia since childhood, wear contact lenses of -19 power on bogh eyes.
retinal detachment surgery in ldft eye...

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You seem to be having a resolving conjunctivitis. This...

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I am being treated for Mono. Tested positive for Epstein Barr. Dr. put me on Valganciclovir and have taken it for 3 1/2 weeks. I noticed on...

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It is not a secondary infection from the mono..

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Hi and sorry to hear aboutthis mouth sore that you have mentioned....

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