Acivir 25mg/ml Injection

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Cipla Ltd

Composition for Acivir 25mg/ml Injection

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352.99
₹35.3/Injection
10 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Acivir Injection

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Uses of Acivir Injection

Acivir 25mg/ml Injection is used in the treatment of herpes labialis, genital herpes infection, chickenpox and herpes zoster.
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Side effects of Acivir Injection

Common

Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Fatigue, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Skin rash, Fever.

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How to use Acivir Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Acivir Injection works

Acivir 25mg/ml injection is an antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of the virus in human cells. Thus stops the virus from producing new viruses.

In Depth Information on Acivir Injection

Expert advice for Acivir Injection

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Drink plenty of water while on treatment with Acivir. This helps to prevent kidney stone and kidney damage.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems. A dose of your medicine may need to be adjusted.
  • You should not have sex if you have genital sores or blisters. If you're taking Acivir for herpes, you should use barrier methods (condoms) when you're having sex since you can still pass it on to other people, even if you're taking the medication.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Acivir 25mg/ml Injection
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Acivir 25mg/ml Injection.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Acivir 25mg/ml Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Acivir 25mg/ml Injection is safe to use during lactation. H
uman studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Acivir 25mg/ml Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Acivir 25mg/ml Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Acivir 25mg/ml Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

It is advisable to drink plenty of water while you are taking this medicine.
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Liver
Acivir 25mg/ml Injection is probably safe to use in patients
with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Acivir 25mg/ml Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Tenof 300mg Tablet, Entarica 0.5mg Tablet, Myphen 500mg Tablet, Mystead 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Acyclovir, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Acivir 25mg/ml Injection

Frequently asked questions for Acyclovir

Q. Is dydrogesterone same as progesterone?
No. Dydrogesterone is an artificially synthesized drug which is very similar to the naturally produced female hormone progesterone. Its action in the body is closely related to progesterone
Q. Is dydrogesterone safe?
Yes. Dydrogesterone is safe if used at the prescribed does for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is dydrogesterone banned in USA?
No dydrogesterone is not banned by the US FDA (US- Food and Drug Administration)
Q. Is dydrogesterone a steroid?
Yes. Dydrogesterone has steroidal chemical structure which is very similar to the naturally produced steroidal female hormone progesterone
Q. Dydrogesterone is used for?
Dydrogesterone is used to treat conditions associated with low levels of female hormone progesterone. It may also be used in combination with estrogen drugs as a hormone replacement therapy in females at menopause (the time in a woman's life when her menstrual periods stop)
Q. Does dydrogesterone delay periods?
Yes. Delayed, irregular, painful and heavy menstrual periods are among the common side effects of dydrogesterone
Q. How does dydrogesterone work?
Dydrogesterone works by replacing female hormone progesterone in conditions where the body fails to produce sufficient amounts.
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