- Generic Name: Ganciclovir
- Brand Names: Cytovene
- Drug Class: Antivirals, Excluding Anti-HIV Products
- Strengths: 0.15%, 250mg, 4.5mg, 500mg
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
GANCICLOVIR (gan SYE kloe veer) is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat or prevent infections caused by certain kinds of viruses. It is commonly used to prevent and treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) infections of the eye and body.