Cidofovir is a drug also sold as Vistide. Cidofovir is an injectable antiviral medication used in the treatment of an infection of the retina of the eye in a patient with AIDS. Cidofovir can also be used as an antitumor agent due to its suppressive effect. Cidofovir works to inhibit viral replication by selectively inhibiting DNA polymerases.
Drug Name: Cidofovir
Generic name: Cidofovir anhydrous