Foscarnet sodium is an antiviral agent indicated for the treatment of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), as a combination therapy with ganciclovir for patients who have relapsed after monotherapy with either drug, and for the treatment of acyclovir-resistant mucocutaneous herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections in immunocompromised patients. It is also prescribed outside of the United States for treatment of varicella-zoster infections in patients with AIDS, prophylaxis or preemptive treatment of CMV disease in allogeneic or autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) recipients, as well as long-term suppressive and maintenance therapy and prophylaxis of CMV and HSV infections in HIV infected patients with frequent or severe recurrences.
Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.
OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), and to obtain the following information:
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Affygility Solutions’s OEL Fastrac service is an user-friendly system that enables us to make confident decisions and focus on moving the compound safely through our facility. We can quickly access the database to determine if a new drug is within the OEL Fastrac library, and if so, immediately download a detailed OEL banding report. The OEL Fastrac system has been a helpful tool in our overall EH&S program.