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ZIRGAN
Ocular infections
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Drug Name:

ZIRGAN Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Ganciclovir 0.15%; ophthalmic gel; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:
Bausch & Lomb Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ZIRGAN:

Acute herpetic keratitis (dendritic ulcers).

Adults and Children:

<2yrs: not recommended. ≥2yrs: 1 drop in the affected eye(s) 5 times daily (every 3 hours while awake) until corneal ulcer heals, then 1 drop 3 times daily for 7 days.

Warnings/Precautions:

Remove contact lenses during therapy. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Nucleoside analogue.

Adverse Reactions:

Blurred vision, eye irritation, punctate keratitis, conjunctival hyperemia.

How Supplied:

Gel—5g

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