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Composition FOR ZOVISTAR

Acyclovir Topical(5%)

food interaction for ZOVISTAR

alcohol interaction for ZOVISTAR

pregnancy interaction for ZOVISTAR

lactation interaction for ZOVISTAR

medicine interaction for ZOVISTAR

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
No interaction found
No interaction found
Zovistar 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
Zovistar 5% cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR ZOVISTAR

Acyclovir Topical(5%)

Uses

How it works

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

Common side effects

Stinging in the eyes

SUBSTITUTES FOR ZOVISTAR

6 Substitutes
6 Substitutes
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  • PRIMACORT PLUS 5% CREAM
    (5 GM cream in tube)
    Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 13.33/GM of cream
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    Rs. 66.67
    pay 65% more per GM of cream
  • PSYVIR 5% CREAM
    (5 GM cream in tube)
    Psycormedies
    Rs. 13.74/GM of cream
    generic_icon
    Rs. 68.68
    pay 70% more per GM of cream
  • HERPESAFE 5% CREAM
    (10 GM cream in tube)
    Alkem Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 7.50/GM of cream
    generic_icon
    Rs. 75
    save 7% more per GM of cream
  • SETUVIR 5% CREAM
    (5 GM cream in tube)
    Sunways India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 7.28/GM of cream
    generic_icon
    Rs. 36.40
    save 10% more per GM of cream
  • GLENVIRAX 5% CREAM
    (5 GM cream in tube)
    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 9.60/GM of cream
    generic_icon
    Rs. 48
    pay 19% more per GM of cream

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Expert advice FOR ZOVISTAR

  • 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 ZOVISTAR

Acyclovir Topical

Q.

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)