Zovirax is utilized for treating chickenpox (varicella) or shingles (herpes zoster) and treating or suppressing genital herpes infections. Zovirax can be an antiviral. It works by stopping viral replication. However, Zovirax does not get rid of the virus, isn't a cure, and does not prevent transmission to others.
Use Zovirax as directed because of your doctor!
Ask your doctor any questions maybe you have about how precisely to use Zovirax.
Store Zovirax at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store faraway from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store inside the bathroom. Keep Zovirax out of the reach of kids and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Acyclovir
All medicines could cause side effects, however, many people have no, or minor, negative effects.
Check with a medical expert if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome:
Diarrhea; general body discomfort; headache; nausea/vomiting.
Seek medical help immediately if all of these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergies (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness inside chest; swelling with the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); aggressive behavior; blood within the urine; confusion; decreased consciousness; decreased urination; hallucinations; back pain; mental or mood changes; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; seizures; unusual bruising or bleeding.
This isn't a complete report on all unwanted effects that could occur. If you have queries about side effects, contact your doctor.
Contact a medical expert or doctor without delay if these connect with you.
Some health conditions may interact with Zovirax. Tell your doctor or pharmacist for those who have any health concerns, in particular when any from the following affect you:
Some medicines may interact with Zovirax. Tell your health care provider if you're taking every other medicines, especially any of the following:
This might not be a total list of all interactions that could occur. Ask your medical provider if Zovirax may connect to other medicines that you take. Check with your medical provider prior to starting, stop, or alter the dose associated with a medicine.
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