With acyclovir (Zovirax) medicine one can effectively eliminate viruses and treat herpes.
Acyclovir is a medicine that kills viruses and is used to fight herpes, viruses and herpes causes painful blisters on the genitals, anus and in the mouth.
Acyclovir will not stop herpes from coming back if you are exposed to it again after prior treatment, it also makes it less painful and keeps it from spreading.
In what forms does this medicine comes?
The Acyclovir medicine comes in two forms:
Tablets: 200,400 or 800 mg
How much and when to take this medicine?
For genital herpes infection: Take 200 mg by mouth five(5) times a day for 7 to 10days.
For cold sores: Apply ointment on sores six(6) times a day for 7days.
Who should not take this medicine?
Someone with kidney damage should not take this medicine.
Information you should know
The tablets are much more effective than the ointment.
Take the tablets with lots of water.
It may sometimes cause headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting.
When you experience this signs don’t worry the Medicine was effective and you will get well soon.
Signs of taking too much:
Loss of memory
Cannot pass urine
So don’t take this medicine too much, take it as prescribed by the physician, OK and surely you will get well.