XOVIRAL Sterile Ophthalmic Gel

Therapeutic Class



Xoviral Ophthalmic Gel is indicated for the treatment of acute herpetic keratitis (dendritic ulcers).

Chemical Composition

Each gram gel contains Ganciclovir USP 1.5 mg


Each tube contains 5 g of Sterile Ophthalmic Gel

Dosage & Administration

Instil 1 drop in the affected eye 5 times per day (approximately every 3 hours while awake) until the corneal ulcer heals and then 1 drop 3 times per day for 7 days

Side Effects

The most common adverse reactions reported in patients are blurred vision, eye irritation, punctate keratitis and conjunctival hyperemia