Last update Dec. 1, 2004


High Risk

Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully. Use safer alternative or interrupt breastfeeding 3 to 7 T ½ (elimination half-lives). Read the Comment.

No untoward effect has been described but it has shown to be toxic to the kidney, a cause of seizures, and may be stored in bones and teeth.


We do not have alternatives for Foscarnet.

Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

Your contribution is essential for this service to continue to exist. We need the generosity of people like you who believe in the benefits of breastfeeding.

Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.


Foscarnet belongs to this group or family:


Main tradenames from several countries containing Foscarnet in its composition:


Variable Value Unit
Oral Bioavail. 21 %
Molecular weight 192 daltons
Protein Binding 14 %
Tmax 0,01 hours
T1/2 3 hours
M/P ratio 3 -


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