Acivir 400 DT Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Acivir Tablet DT
Acivir 400 DT Tablet is used in the treatment of herpes simplex virus infections and chickenpox.
Acivir Tablet DT side effects
Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Stomach pain
  • Itching
  • Diarrhoea
  • Skin rash
  • Photophobia
How to use Acivir Tablet DT
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Acivir 400 DT Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Acivir Tablet DT works
Acivir 400 DT Tablet is an antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of virus in human cells. This stops the virus from producing new viruses and clears up your infection.
Acivir Tablet DT related warnings
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Acivir 400 DT Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Acivir 400 DT Tablet 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Acivir 400 DT Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human 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.
Driving
SAFE
Acivir 400 DT Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Acivir 400 DT Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Acivir 400 DT Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
It is advisable to drink plenty of water while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
Acivir 400 DT Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Acivir 400 DT Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
What if you miss a dose of Acivir Tablet DT?
If you miss a dose of Acivir 400 DT Tablet, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • 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 400 DT Tablet. 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 400 DT Tablet 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Acivir with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Acivir

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I hv herpes blisters around lips and inside mouth ulcer any med to apply6th day of course of medicine zovirax 800mg
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
Tab Acivir 400 mg three times daily for 5 daysAcivir ointment once dailyFucidin cream once dailyTest : HSV 1 and 2 IGG and IGM
Sir, I have the secret ingredient is the herpes tell his medicine
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
Tab. Acivir 400 mg three times daily for 5 days. Fucidin cream for application once daily. Acivir cream for application once daily. Blood Tests- HSV 1 & 2 Igg & IgM
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 26th Jun 2018.
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