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Antiviral Drugs 123

Introduction 123

Viral Infections Other than HIV 126

Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV-1 and -2) 126

Varicella Zoster Virus (VZV) 131

Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) 132

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) 133

Human Herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) 135 Human Papillomavirus (HPV) 135 Molluscum Contagiosum Virus (MCV) and other Poxviruses 137

Hepatitus B Virus (HBV)/Hepatitus C Virus (HCV) 139 Influenza Virus 140 Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) 142 Rhinovirus 142

Nucleoside Analogs 143

Acyclovir 143 Valacyclovir 154 Famciclovir 160 Penciclovir 166 Ganciclovir 169 Valganciclovir 174 Ribavirin 178

Nucleotide Analogs 184 Cidofovir 184 Adefovir 190 Antisense Drugs 195 Fomivirsen 196

Topical Immune Modulators 199

Imiquimod 199 Interferon-Alpha and Combinations 204 Introduction 204 Interferon-Alpha 205

PEG-Interferon 210

Ribavirin and Interferon-Alpha 213 Ion Channel Function Inhibitors of M2 Proteins and Neuraminidase Inhibitors 216 Amantadine 217

Rimantadine 224

Zanamivir 226

Oseltamivir 230

Pyrimidines 235

Trifluridine (1% Ophthalmic Solution) 235 Other Antivirals and Medications 238

Foscarnet 238

Docosonal 245

Implications for New Antiviral Agents 246

References 246

Chapter 4. Vaccines and Immunotherapies 291

Introduction 291

Smallpox and Other Poxviruses 296

Smallpox 296

New Vaccines for Poxviruses Currently

Under Investigation 300

Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Vaccines 300

Measles 312

Mumps 313

Rubella 314

Varicella-Zoster Virus Vaccine 315

Influenza Virus Vaccine 318

New Developments in Influenza Vaccines 321

Hepatitis A Virus Vaccine 321

Hepatitis B Virus Vaccine 323 Rabies Virus Vaccine 326

Recent and Continuing Developments in Rabies Vaccines 330 Poliovirus Vaccines 331 Yellow Fever Virus Vaccine 336 Japanese Encephalitis Virus Vaccine 339 Adenovirus Vaccines 341 Investigational Vaccines 342 Rotavirus 342

Varicella-Zoster Virus Vaccine 345 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Vaccine 349

Herpes Simplex Virus Vaccine 352

Human Papillomavirus Vaccine 354

Cytomegalovirus Vaccine 355 Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccine 357 Parainfluenza Virus Vaccine 359

Other Vaccines 361

Immunoglobulins 362

Monoclonal Antibodies 367

Conclusion 368 References 370

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