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Cidofovir Information

Cidofovir Benefits & Uses

Cidofovir is used to treat the following -

Cidofovir Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Cidofovir


Cidofovir Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Cidofovir is used -

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Anxiety Mild
  3. Confusion
  4. Hallucinations
  5. Paresthesia
  6. Blurred vision
  7. Tachycardia
  8. Neuropathy
  9. Nausea or vomiting
  10. Abdominal Pain Mild
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  12. Rash
  13. Skin Discolouration Mild

Cidofovir Related Warnings

Is the use of Cidofovir safe for pregnant women?

Cidofovir shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.


Is the use of Cidofovir safe during breastfeeding?

Cidofovir should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Cidofovir on the Kidneys?

Cidofovir may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].


What is the effect of Cidofovir on the Liver?

Cidofovir is not harmful for [Organ].


What is the effect of Cidofovir on the Heart?

Using Cidofovir does not have any harmful effects on [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Cidofovir with Other Drugs

Cidofovir should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Cidofovir Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Cidofovir unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Dehydration

Frequently asked Questions about Cidofovir

Is this Cidofovir habit forming or addictive?

No, Cidofovir is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Cidofovir.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Cidofovir only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Cidofovir is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Cidofovir Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Cidofovir

Taking Cidofovir with food does not harm your health.


Interaction between Alcohol and Cidofovir

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Cidofovir with alcohol will be.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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