Valcyte Valganciclovir 450 mg Tablets
WHAT IS VALCYTE 450 MG TABLETS ?
Valcyte is an antiviral agent. It works by stopping the growth and reproduction of the virus.
WHAT IS THE USE OF VALCYTE 450 MG TABLETS ?
Valganciclovir is used for treating cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection of the eye in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). It is used to prevent CMV disease in high risk kidney, heart, and kidney-pancreas transplant patients.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS OF VALCYTE 450 MG TABLETS ?
Diarrhea; headache; nausea; stomach pain; trouble sleeping; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); confusion; dark urine; decreased coordination; hallucinations; irregular heartbeat; mental or mood changes (eg, depression); muscle weakness; numbness or tingling of the skin, hands, or feet; pale skin; seizures; severe or persistent headache, dizziness, or drowsiness; swelling of the arms or legs; symptoms of bleeding (eg, vomiting blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds; coughing up blood; blood in the urine; bleeding from the gums;
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.