Cidofovir

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[edit] BRAND NAMES

  • International: Vistide
  • Italy: Vistide

[edit] STRUCTURE

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[edit] MECHANISM OF ACTION

cidofovir diphosphate, the active intracellular metabolite of cidofovir suppresses cytomegalovirus (CMV) replication by selective inhibition of viral DNA polymerase.

[edit] INDICATIONS

Treatment of CMV retinitis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)

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[edit] CONTRAINDICATIONS

[edit] PRECAUTIONS

[edit] INTERACTIONS

[edit] PREGNANCY AND LACTATION

[edit] SIDE EFFECTS

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