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PRIMACORT PLUS 5% CREAM

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Rs.66.67for 1 tube(s) (5 GM cream each)
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Composition FOR PRIMACORT PLUS

Acyclovir Topical(5%)

food interaction for PRIMACORT PLUS

alcohol interaction for PRIMACORT PLUS

pregnancy interaction for PRIMACORT PLUS

lactation interaction for PRIMACORT PLUS

medicine interaction for PRIMACORT PLUS

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No interaction found
No interaction found
Primacort plus 5% cream 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.
PROBABLY SAFE
Primacort plus 5% cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR PRIMACORT PLUS

Acyclovir Topical(5%)

Uses

Primacort plus 5% cream is used in the treatment of eye infections by herpes simplex virus

How it works

Primacort plus 5% cream prevents the multiplication of the virus in human cells. Thus stops the virus from producing new viruses.

Common side effects

Dry skin, Skin flakes

SUBSTITUTES FOR PRIMACORT PLUS

6 Substitutes
6 Substitutes
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  • PSYVIR 5% CREAM
    (5 GM cream in tube)
    Psycormedies
    Rs. 13.74/GM of cream
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    Rs. 68.68
    pay 3% more per GM of cream
  • HERPESAFE 5% CREAM
    (10 GM cream in tube)
    Alkem Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 7.50/GM of cream
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    Rs. 75
    save 44% more per GM of cream
  • SETUVIR 5% CREAM
    (5 GM cream in tube)
    Sunways India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 7.28/GM of cream
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    Rs. 36.40
    save 45% more per GM of cream
  • GLENVIRAX 5% CREAM
    (5 GM cream in tube)
    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 9.60/GM of cream
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    Rs. 48
    save 28% more per GM of cream
  • CYCLOPIZ 5% CREAM
    (5 GM cream in tube)
    Gary Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 10/GM of cream
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    Rs. 50
    save 25% more per GM of cream

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Expert advice FOR PRIMACORT PLUS

  • Wash your hands before and after using acyclovir cream. Wash and dry the affected area before applying the cream/ointment. 
  • Avoid direct contact of cream with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water and seek immediate medical attention.
  • Inform your doctor before using acyclovir topical, if you have conditions that can make your immune system weak such as HIV, AIDS or bone marrow transplantation.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
  • Do not use if you are allergic to acyclovir or any of its ingredients.

Frequently asked questions FOR PRIMACORT PLUS

Acyclovir Topical

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Is acyclovir topical effective?
Acyclovir topical is an antiviral drug used to treat infections caused by herpes simplex virus. It is effective if used as advised by your doctor. The effectiveness of acyclovir may vary upon individual response

Q.

Is Acivir cream same as acyclovir cream?
Acivir is a trade name for active drug acyclovir

Q.

Is Zovirax a steroid?
Zovirax is a trade name for active drug acyclovir. It is not a steroid.

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)