Aciv 400 mg tablet

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Manufacturer: Zee Laboratories Ltd

Trade name: Aciv

Strength: 400 mg

Type: Tablet

Active ingredient: Acyclovir

Category: Antiviral drug

Pregnancy category: Acyclovir belongs to FDA pregnancy category B.

Uses: Aciv 400 mg tablet is used to treat infections caused by herpes virus such as genital herpes, cold sores (caused by herpes simplex), shingles(caused by herpes zoster), and chicken pox. It does not cure the infections. It decreases the symptoms.

How to use: Take Aciv 400 mg tablet with plenty of water. Continue taking this medication for full prescribed length of time.

Side Effects: Nausea, diarrhea, tiredness, headache, confusion, vomiting

Dosage: The dose is dependant on the infection to be treated. For herpes simplex the dose is 200 mg every four hours.

Written by: : healthplus24.com team

Date last updated: July 30th, 2015