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Zirgan Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved September 15th, 2009)
  • Brand name: Zirgan
  • Generic name: ganciclovir
  • Dosage form: Ophthalmic Gel
  • Company: Sirion Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Treatment for: Keratitis

Zirgan (ganciclovir ophthalmic gel) is a topical ophthalmic antiviral preparation for the treatment of acute herpetic keratitis (dendritic ulcers).

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Zirgan

DateArticle
Sep 16, 2009Approval Sirion Therapeutics Announces FDA Approval of Zirgan (ganciclovir ophthalmic gel) 0.15% for Herpetic Keratitis
Jan 26, 2009Sirion Therapeutics New Drug Application for Ganciclovir is Accepted for Review by the FDA for the Treatment of Ocular Herpes

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