Nucleosides and Nucleotides Excl. Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
- Nucleosides and Nucleotides Excl. Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
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- ATC Classification
Drug Drug Description Penciclovir A topical nucleoside polymerase inhibitor used in the treatment of recurrent herpes labialis. Cidofovir An antiviral agent used to treat Cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in patients with AIDS. Famciclovir A nucleoside analog DNA polymerase inhibitor used for the treatment of recurrent cold sores and genital herpes in healthy patients and patients with HIV, and to manage herpes zoster. Valaciclovir An guanine nucleoside antiviral used to treat herpes exacerbations. Valganciclovir An antiviral medication used to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in patients diagnosed with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Vidarabine An antiviral agent used to treat various viral infections. Idoxuridine A pyrimidine analog antiviral used for the treatment of viral eye infections, including herpes simplex keratitis. Acyclovir A guanosine analog used to treat herpes simplex, varicella zoster, herpes zoster. Ganciclovir A DNA polymerase inhibitor used to treat cytomegalovirus and herpetic keratitis of the eye. Brivudine Brivudine is used in the treatment of herpes zoster. Although not approved in the U.S. or Canada, it is approved in several European countries.
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