Acyclovir Topical

Information about Acyclovir Topical

Acyclovir topical uses

Acyclovir Topical is used in the treatment of herpes labialis, genital herpes infection and eye infections by herpes simplex virus.

How acyclovir topical works

Acyclovir topical is an antiviral drug. It prevents the multiplication of the virus in human cells. Thus stops the virus from producing new viruses.

Common side effects of acyclovir topical

Stinging in the eyes.

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Expert advice for Acyclovir Topical

    Frequently asked questions for Acyclovir Topical

    Acyclovir Topical

    Q. Is Acivir cream same as acyclovir cream?
    Acivir is a trade name for active drug acyclovir
    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 Zovirax a steroid?
    Zovirax is a trade name for active drug acyclovir. It is not a steroid.

    Content on this page was last updated on 19 May, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)