Flashcards in 10.2 Anti-virals Deck (3):
What is Trifluridine the DOC for?
• Drug of choice for HSV keratoconjunctivitis and
recurrent epithelial keratitis
What is the MOA of Penciclovir?
• Monophosphorylated by viral thymidine kinase
• Further phosphorylation occurs to give active triphosphate
• Inhibit HSV DNA polymerase / chain terminator