Ribavirin is antiviral agent. Ribavirin is a synthetic guanosine analogue. Ribavirin is active against several DNA and RNA viruses. Ribavirin is administered to infants and young children with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) severe chest infections or pneumonia.
Molecular Structure of Ribavirin
Ribavirin also known as Tribavirin. Ribavirin also known as Tribavirin. It is of Synthetic origin and belongs to Triazoribose. It belongs to Antiviral Agents pharmacological group on the basis of mechanism of action and also classified in Antiviral Agents pharmacological group.The Molecular Weight of Ribavirin is 244.20.
Ribavirin is primarily indicated in conditions like Bronchitis, Metastatic melanoma, Metastatic melanoma, Pneumonia, Rsv infection, Treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus.