Herpikind 200 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Herpikind Tablet

Herpikind 200 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of herpes simplex virus infections and chickenpox.

Herpikind Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Stomach pain
  • Itching
  • Diarrhea
  • Skin rash
  • Photophobia

How to use Herpikind Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Herpikind 200 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Herpikind Tablet works

Herpikind 200 mg 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.

Herpikind Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Herpikind 200 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Herpikind 200 mg 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
Herpikind 200 mg 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
Herpikind 200 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Herpikind 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Herpikind 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
It is advisable to drink plenty of water while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
Herpikind 200 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Herpikind 200 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Herpikind Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Herpikind 200 mg 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 Herpikind 200 mg 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 Herpikind 200 mg 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 Herpikind with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Xylomet, Xylojeev, Cirovin
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Cinus
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Tenvir AF
LIFE-THREATENING
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Sucor
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Zidohope
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Lafter, Lafudac, Lafty
MINOR
Brand(s): Acigo, Rin, Ranis
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Herpikind

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Doctor I want to know in chiken pox, do you need to take antibiotics. My children got they were given no antibiotic only Aciclovir syrup. Now I have got it my has given me Aciclovir tab (herpikind 800) and novaclox (amoxycillin 250/dicloxacillin250). Actually by taking antibiotics. my stomach gets upset do I need to take it pls advise I have taken it for two days.3 times
Dr. Dharamvir Singh
Skin Specialist
There is no need for antibiotics in chicken poxBut sometimes they can be givenU can stop the antibiotics .
Doctor I want to know in chiken pox, do you need to take antibiotics. My children got they were given no antibiotic only Aciclovir syrup. Now I have got it my has given me Aciclovir tab (herpikind 800) and novaclox (amoxycillin 250/dicloxacillin250). Actually by taking antibiotics. my stomach gets upset do I need to take it pls advise I have taken it for two days.3 times
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
no use of antibiotic in that, u can stopand take omez 20mg once daily for 7 days
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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