Ophth-Cyclovir 4G Oint

Ophth-Cyclovir 4G Oint

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Uses

Acyclovir is used to treat infections caused by certain types of viruses. It treats cold sores around the mouth (caused by herpes simplex), shingles (caused by herpes zoster), and chickenpox.


Side Effects

This medication may cause mild, temporary burning or stinging when you apply it. If either of these effects persists or worsens, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.


When not to use

It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug

Precaution

Before using it, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to valacyclovir; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients (such as polyethylene glycol), which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.


Precaution

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.


Precaution

This medication works best when the amount of drug in your body is kept at a constant level. Therefore, take this drug at evenly spaced intervals. To help you remember, take it at the same times each day.


Precaution

This medication works best when started at the first sign of an outbreak, as directed by your doctor. It may not work as well if you delay treatment.


Pregnancy

Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.


Drugs to avoid

Some products that may interact with this drug include: other drugs that may cause kidney problems (including nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs-NSAIDs such as ibuprofen, naproxen).