Acivir Aciclovir 5 gm Cream
WHAT IS ACIVIR 5 G CREAM ?
Acivir is an antiviral drug. It slows the growth and spread of certain types of viruses in the body.
WHAT IS THE USE OF ACIVIR 5 G CREAM ?
Acyclovir is used to treat infections such as cold sores around the mouth (caused by herpes simplex), shingles (caused by herpes zoster), and chickenpox. This medication is also used to treat outbreaks of genital herpes.
WHAT ARE THE COMMON SIDE-EFFECTS OF ACIVIR ACYCLOVIR 5 G CREAM ?
Nausea, diarrhea, headache, or vomiting may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Tell your doctor right away if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: dizziness, drowsiness, signs of kidney problems (such as a change in the amount of urine, unusual back/side pain), mental/mood changes (such as agitation, confusion, hallucinations), shaky/unsteady movement, trouble speaking.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.