Zovirax 800 mg(acyclovir) is an antiviral medication. Acyclovir eases back the development and spread of the herpes infection in the body.
It treats mouth blisters around the mouth (brought about by herpes simplex), shingles (brought about by herpes zoster), and chickenpox.
Take Zovirax for the whole time span endorsed by your primary care physician.
Zovirax won’t fix herpes, yet it can reduce the side effects of the contamination.
ZOVIRAX 800 mg is used for treating chickenpox (varicella) or shingles (herpes zoster) and treating or suppressing genital herpes infections.
Take Zovirax for the whole time allotment recommended by your PCP. Your manifestations may improve before the disease is totally treated.
Abstain from letting contaminated regions come into contact with others. Abstain from contacting a contaminated zone and afterward contacting your eyes. Wash your hands often to forestall passing the contamination to other people.
Follow all bearings on your medication name and bundle. Educate every one of your medical services suppliers concerning all your ailments, hypersensitivities, and all drugs you use.
Prior to taking this medication
You ought not take Zovirax in the event that you are hypersensitive to acyclovir or valacyclovir (Valtrex).
To ensure Zovirax is ok for you, tell your primary care physician in the event that you have:
kidney sickness; or
a frail safe framework (brought about by illness or by utilizing certain medication).
Tell your primary care physician on the off chance that you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
In the event that you have genital herpes, it is imperative to forestall herpes sores during pregnancy. Accept your medication as coordinated to best control your contamination.
Prior to utilizing this drug, tell your primary care physician or drug specialist your clinical history, particularly of: kidney issues, conditions identified with a debilitated safe framework, (for example, HIV illness, bone marrow relocate, kidney relocate).