fomivirsen

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fomivirsen

 [fo-miv´er-sin]
an antiviral agent administered by intravitreal injection in the treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS); used as the sodium salt.
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For example, intravitreal injections of therapeutics are routinely used in the treatment of wet AMD (Lucentis, Macugen, Vitravene), macular inflammation (Triesence), etc.
Solo un farmaco ha sido aprobado por la FDA para su uso terapeutico, el vitravene, que es utilizado para tratar la retinitis por citomegalovirus en pacientes positivos para VIH (Haasnoot et al., 2007).
The company has commercialized its first product, Vitravene (fomivirsen), to treat CMV-induced retinitis in AIDS patients.
* Fomivirsen Sodium Injection (Vitravene introvitreal injectable), Isis Pharmaceuticals
The company has commercialized its first product, Vitravene (formivirsen), to treat CMV-induced retinitis in AIDS patients.
The company's first product, Vitravene, (fomivirsen), to treat CMV-induced retinitis in AIDS patients, is being sold in the United States, Europe, Brazil and Switzerland.