Acyclovir is a prescription drug that comes in tablet, capsule, cream, suspension and injectable solution forms. It is also known under the generic drug name Acyclovir. It is prescribed by most doctors in treating conditions such as:
These infections are due to herpes zoster and herpes simplex viruses. Zovirax can only decrease the length and severity of the outbreak. It will not cure infections. The viruses that cause the infections will continue to live in the body.
Why Buy Zovirax?
Acyclovir is the oldest antiviral drug available in the market for the treatment of herpes simplex virus. Until now, it has remained as first-line treatment for these types of infections. Zovirax has been approved by the U.S FDA since the 1980s.
How to Take Zovirax?
Take Zovirax according to your doctor prescription. Take it exactly as directed. Your dose is based on your condition, age and the severity of your condition. Common dosages are:
Treatment of Genital Herpes
Take 200mg of Zovirax five times a day for 10 days. For suspension form, take 5ml every 4 hours for 10 days.
Prevention of recurrences of genital herpes
The recommended dose is one teaspoon or 5ml of liquid suspension three times a day. Take 400mg of Zovirax every 12 hours for 12 months or 5ml of liquid suspension five times a day.
Treatment of Chickenpox
Patients weighing more than 40 pounds must take 800 mg of this drug four times a day for 5 days. The maximum dose must not exceed 800mg day.
Treatment of Shingles
Take 800 mg of Zovirax five times a day for 7 to 10 days.
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