Cytogan

Manufactured by: Abbott India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Ganciclovir (500 mg)

Prescription Required

165 people have bought this recently

Cytogan

Manufactured by: Abbott India Ltd

Contains / Salt: Ganciclovir (500 mg)

Prescription Required

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  1. Cytogan Benefits & Uses
  2. Cytogan Dosage & How to Take
  3. Cytogan Side Effects
  4. Cytogan Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Cytogan with Other Drugs
  6. Cytogan Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Cytogan
  8. Cytogan Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Cytogan Benefits & Uses

Cytogan is used to treat the following -

  1. साइटोमेगालो वायरस Primary
  2. वायरल इन्फेक्शन

Cytogan Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Cytogan

Ganciclovir

Cytogan Side Effects

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

  1. Itching or burning
  2. Eye irritation
  3. Anemia Moderate
  4. Difficulty breathing
  5. Diarrhoea
  6. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
  7. Chills
  8. Irritability
  9. Cough Mild
  10. Hepatitis
  11. Memory problems
  12. Blurred vision
  13. Fever Mild
  14. Loss of appetite
  15. Infection
  16. Nausea or vomiting
  17. Dry eyes

Cytogan Related Warnings

Is the use of Cytogan safe for pregnant women?

Cytogan should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Cytogan safe during breastfeeding?

Cytogan should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Cytogan on the Kidneys?

Cytogan rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Cytogan on the Liver?

Cytogan does not damage the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Cytogan on the Heart?

Using Cytogan does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Cytogan with Other Drugs

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

Cytogan Contraindications

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

  1. Anemia
  2. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Cytogan

Is this Cytogan habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Cytogan has not been reported.

No

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Cytogan can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Cytogan only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Cytogan is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Cytogan Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Cytogan

Taking Cytogan with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Cytogan

Information about the interaction of Cytogan and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Ganciclovir
  2. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1400
  3. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 801
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