ganciclovir (cytovene) Report issue

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There is no information in the literature about pharmacological and biological application of definite isomer: R of valganciclovir. However, is known, that valganciclovir, existing, as a mixture of R and S diasteriomers, is the active ingredient in Valcyte, which is used as an antiviral medication given to patients who have a high chance of developing cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease after receiving a heart, kidney, or kidney-pancreas transplant. It was proposed, that stable aqueous solutions of valganciclovir can be prepared in aqueous solutions at acidic pHs but these solutions will exist as a mixture of isomers: R and S   NCATS

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$4.6260 - $119.5540


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