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Generic Name: Acyclovir
Acyclovir is used to treat infections caused by herpes viruses. Illnesses caused by herpes viruses include genital herpes, cold sores, shingles, and chicken pox.
Dosage and Forms
Acyclovir is supplied in capsules and tablets of 200mg, 400mg and 800 mg.
Contraindications and Precautions
You should not take Acyclovir is you have ever had an allergic reaction to any ingredients of Acyclovir or similar drugs. Tell you doctor about any drug reactions you have experienced.
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects: pain in your lower back; urinating less than usual or not at all; easy bruising or bleeding; or unusual weakness.
Before taking Acyclovir, tell your doctor if you are also taking probenecid (Benemid). If you are using probenecid, you may not be able to use Zovirax, or you may need dosage adjustments or special tests during treatment.