GENERIC NAME : VELGANCICLOVIR TAB 450 MG
PACKING : 1X10
Composition: Valganciclovir (450mg)
Treatment with Valcip 450 mg Tablet
Valcip 450 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of eye infections by Herpes simplex virus.
The patient must take certain measures before and while using Valcip 450 mg Tablet to ensure proper treatment and avoid any unreasonable scenario. These include :-
Valcip 450 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Valcip 450 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Valcip 450 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Valcip 450 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Valcip 450 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Valcip 450 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Valcip 450 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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How Valcip Tablet works
Valcip 450 mg Tablet is an antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of virus in human cells. This stops the virus from producing new viruses and clears up your infection.
How to use Valcip Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Valcip 450 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
What if you miss a dose of Valcip Tablet?
If you miss a dose of Valcip 450 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.