cidofovir

noun

ci·​dof·​o·​vir sī-ˈdä-fə-ˌvir How to pronounce cidofovir (audio)
: an antiviral agent C8H14N3O6P·2H2O administered intravenously especially to treat cytomegalovirus infection of the eye

Note: Cidofovir is marketed under the trademark Vistide.

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“Cidofovir.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cidofovir. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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