RESEARCH OF PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS MARKET FOR THE TREATMENT OF VIRAL CONJUNCTIVITES
The analysis of the assortment of medicinal forms for treating viral conjunctivitis was done. The obtained statistics is presented. The most common forms of viral conjunctivitis of various etiologies were described. The most active pharmaceutical substances used for medicinal forms in the treatment are identified. The authors provide a comparative characteristic of these substances and the review of their pharmacological action. The review of the benefits of acyclovir over idoxuridine was compiled and possible side effects of these drugs were described. The major trade names of currently available drugs based on acyclovir and idoxuridine were identified. The number of medicines for the treatment of viral conjunctivitis is not enough for complex treatment of this pathology.