Acivir is indicated for the treating hsv simplex virus infections on the skin and mucous membrane, including:
- After bone marrow transplantation;
- Herpes zoster (shingles) infections;
- Initial and recurrent genital herpes suppression of recurrent Herpes simplex infections in immuno-competent patients;
- Management of severely immunocompromised;
- Namely people that have HIV disease;
- Prophylaxis of Herpes simplex infection in immunocompromised patients;
- Varicella infections (chickenpox).
Use Acivir as directed by your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any questions maybe you have about how precisely to work with Acivir.
Store Acivir at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store faraway from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Acivir out from the reach of kids and from pets.
Active Ingredient: Acyclovir
All medicines could cause negative effects, but a majority of people have no, or minor, negative effects.
Check with your doctor if these most popular negative effects persist or become bothersome:
Diarrhea; general body discomfort; headache; nausea/vomiting.
Seek medical attention immediately if any of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergies (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness within the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); aggressive behavior; blood in the urine; confusion; decreased consciousness; decreased urination; hallucinations; low back pain; mental or mood changes; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; seizures; unusual bruising or bleeding.
This is not an entire listing of all negative effects that may occur. If you have questions regarding unwanted effects, contact your doctor. Call your doctor for medical health advice about negative effects.
Do NOT use Acivir if:
Some health concerns may interact with Acivir. Tell your medical professional or pharmacist in case you have any health concerns, particularly when any of the following affect you:
Some medicines may talk with Acivir. Tell your health care provider if you happen to be taking any other medicines, especially any of the following:
This may not be an entire set of all interactions that may occur. Ask your doctor if Acivir may communicate with other medicines that you take. Check with your medical provider before you start, stop, or alter the dose of any medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.