Keratoconjunctivitis, recurrent epithelial keratitis, due to herpes simplex viruses
Ophthalmic Primary keratoconjunctivitis and recurrent epithelial keratitis due to herpes simplex viruses Adult: As 1% soln: Instill 1 drop into affect... View More
Ophthalmic Primary keratoconjunctivitis and recurrent epithelial keratitis due to herpes simplex viruses Child: >6 yr: Instill 1 drop into affected ey... View More
Mode of Action
Trifluridine interferes with the synthesis of viral DNA following phosphorylation. It is active against HSV types 1 and 2 and vaccinia virus.
Pregnancy; child <6 yr. Use under close supervision of ophthalmologist. Continuous admin >21 days to be avoided due to risk of ocular toxicity.
Transient burning or stinging upon instillation, irritation, hyperemia, palpebral oedema, dry eye, superficial punctate keratopathy, epithelial keratopa... View More