Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s

 5,400.00

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Drug Strength: 250 mg
Drug Form : Capsule
Pack Size : 36s

Ganvir capsule contains Ganciclovir | belongs to DNA polymerase inhibitor

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How it works

Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s works by preventing the spread of CMV disease or slowing the growth of CMV.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s

  • Chills severe
  • Headache severe
  • Shortness of breath severe
  • Diarrhea severe
  • Abdominal and stomach pain severe
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Back pain
  • Seizures
  • Swelling of legs
  • Itching
  • Decreased urine output

Uses of Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Cytomegalovirus Retinitis (CMV)

    Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s is used in the treatment of Cytomegalovirus Retinitis in adults with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

  • Cytomegalovirus Prophylaxis

    Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s is used in the prevention of Cytomegalovirus infection in patients who have undergone an organ transplantation and are at risk of CMV disease.

  • Acute herpetic keratitis

    The topical form of this medicine is used in the treatment of Acute herpetic keratitis.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its effect is not clinically established.

  • Duration of Effect

    The time until which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women except in life-threatening conditions. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue the medicine or to discontinue breastfeeding based on your clinical condition. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s or any other medicine of the same class.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women except in life-threatening conditions. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue the medicine or to discontinue breastfeeding based on your clinical condition. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.

General Warnings
  • Hematologic Toxicity

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of blood disorders due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Close monitoring of blood cell counts is necessary while receiving treatment with this medicine. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • Renal dysfunction

    Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s should be used with extreme caution in patients with renal diseases due to the increased risk of severe side effects. Appropriate dose adjustments may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • Impairment of Fertility

    This medicine should be used with caution due to the increased risk of impairment of fertility in both men and women. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient. Do not stop the use of any medicine without consulting your doctor.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    If an oral dose of Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s is missed, take the dose as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one. Since the intravenous form of this medicine is usually administered by a qualified healthcare professional in the clinical or hospital setting, the likelihood of missing a dose is very low. Gel: If the dose Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s gel is missed, instill it as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for the next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Clozapine severe
  • Infliximab severe
  • Zidovudine severe
  • Didanosine moderate
Disease interactions
  • severe

    This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with a known history of blood disorders and bone marrow suppression due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. You may require a dose adjustment and more frequent complete blood count monitoring to safely use this medicine. Replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • severe

    Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s should be used with extreme caution in patients with kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Kidney function should be assessed before initiating the treatment. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

General Instructions

Use Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s exactly as instructed by the doctor. Do not use larger or smaller amounts than prescribed. Ensure that the course of treatment is completed. Report any adverse effects to the doctor on priority. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

Other details

  • To be taken with food
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • May cause sleepiness

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How to use Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s

Administered by IV infusion. After reconstitution the required dose may be diluted in 50-250 mL (usually 100 mL) of compatible infusion solution and given over 1 hour. Concentration greater than 10 mg/mL are not recommended.
Reconstitution: Reconstitute powder with unpreserved sterile water, dilute in 250-1000 mL D5W or NS to a concentration =10 mg/mL for infusion.
Compatibility: Stable in D5W, LR, NS. Incompatible with bacteriostatic WFI.
Stability: Intact vial should be stored at room temperature and protected from temperatures gt;40°C. Reconstituted solution is stable for 12 hours at room temperature. Stability at room temperature (25°C) and at refrigeration temperature (4°C) is 5 days.

what are the adverse effects of Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s?

Diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, dyspepsia, abdominal pain, constipation, flatulence, dysphagia, hepatic dysfunction; dyspnoea, chest pain, cough; headache, insomnia, convulsions, dizziness, neuropathy, depression, anxiety, confusion, abnormal thinking, fatigue, weight loss, anorexia; infection, fever, night sweats; anaemia, leucopenia, thrombocytopenia, pancytopenia, renal impairment; myalgia, arthralgia; macular oedema, retinal detachment, vitreous floaters, eye pain; ear pain, taste disturbance; dermatitis, pruritus; injection-site reactions; less commonly mouth ulcers, pancreatitis, arrhythmias, hypotension, anaphylactic reactions, psychosis, tremor, male infertility, haematuria, disturbances in hearing and vision and alopecia.

What happens if I miss a dose of Ganvir capsule 250 mg 36’s?

INJECTION: Adults & Children: Above 3 mth age: By IV infusion, initially (induction) 5 mg/ kg every 12 hr for 14-21 days for treatment or for 7-14 days for prevention; maintenance (for patients at risk of relapse of retinitis) 6 mg/kg daily on 5 days per wk or 5 mg/kg daily until adequate recovery of immunity; if retinitis progresses initial induction treatment may be repeated.
ORAL: Adults: CMV disease: 1000 mg 3 times daily or 500 mg 6 times daily.

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