Active substance: Aciclovir

Dosage: 800 mg, 400 mg, 200 mg

Price: €36.23 – €192.18

Herpes not only causes discomfort in the form of inflamed skin and pain, but also affects organ systems and nerve endings. Acyclovir is an antiviral drug used to treat infections caused by herpesviruses.

The main indications for use are lesions caused by herpes simplex virus, herpes zoster and the treatment of chickenpox. Aciclovir tablets are intended for the treatment of various forms of herpes infections and are one of the most popular treatments for this disease.

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What Is Aciclovir And What Is It Used For?

Aciclovir is an antiviral medicine that inhibits herpes simplex virus, chickenpox, shingles and others. It is available in 200 mg, 400 mg and 800 mg tablet and cream dosage forms.

Indications for use of Aciclovir

Why is Aciclovir used?

  • Treatment of skin and mucous membranes affected by herpes simplex virus;
  • For genital herpes;
  • Prevention of herpes relapses in immunocompromised and normal patients;
  • Treatment of chickenpox and shingles.

Aciclovir Dosage

The tablet should be taken whole with water, with or without food. During treatment with Aciclovir , it is important to maintain the body’s water balance. The dose depends on the severity of the disease and the symptoms.

For herpes simplex virus: dose of 200 mg, 5 times a day (except at night). The interval between doses is 4 hours; the duration of treatment is 5 days; in case of severe infection, it can be prolonged. A dose of 400 mg is taken twice daily, 12 hours apart.

In cases of immunodeficiency and reduced intestinal absorption: the dose is increased to 400 mg.

Prophylaxis of HPV infections: 200 mg 4 times a day, 6 hours apart.

Treatment of herpes zoster and chickenpox: dose 800 mg, 5 times a day, interval – 4 hours, without night period. Duration of treatment is 1 week.
For the prevention of recurrence of herpes infection: the 200 mg dose is taken 4 times a day, with an interval of 6 hours between doses.

For children from 2 years of age, the treatment regimen does not differ from that for adult patients; for ease of calculation, the formula 20 mg per 1 kg of the child’s weight can be used.

Aciclovir treatment should be interrupted periodically, with an interval of 6-12 months between treatment cycles.

Peculiarities of Aciclovir Use

Caution is advised in elderly patients with hepatic dysfunction.

Contraindications to Aciclovir

Do not use in case of:

  • Hypersensitivity to acyclovir, valacyclovir and other ingredients;
  • pregnancy and lactation;
  • children under 2 years of age;
  • renal insufficiency;
  • lactose intolerance;
  • lactase deficiency;
  • glucose-galactose malabsorption;
  • treatment with nephrotoxic drugs.

Side Effects Of Aciclovir

Like any medicine, Aciclovir can cause adverse reactions in the body. If you experience worrisome symptoms, you should consult a doctor. Side effects:

  • Anaemia, thrombocytopenia, leukopenia;
  • anaphylaxis;
  • headache, dizziness
  • convulsions, drowsiness, confusion, hallucinations;
  • tremor;
  • shortness of breath;
  • nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain;
  • elevated bilirubin;
  • itching, skin rashes;
  • urticaria;
  • renal colic;
  • increased fatigue;
  • fever.

Frequently Asked Questions

One of the most frequently asked questions about Aciclovir is what to do if you miss a dose of the medicine. It is not necessary to take two doses at the same time; skip one dose and return to your treatment schedule.

Can Aciclovir Tablets Overdose Occur?

An overdose of Aciclovir is rare but possible, most often in patients with kidney failure or other kidney disorders. Acyclovir is removed from the body by haemodialysis.

How many times a day should Aciclovir be taken?

Aciclovir 200 mg tablets are taken four times a day, Aciclovir 400 mg tablets twice a day. In the treatment of chickenpox and shingles, 800 mg 5 times a day for one week.

When It Starts To Work

Aciclovir will start to work if the kidneys are normal, 2-3 hours after taking the tablet.

Cream OR Tablets

Topical treatment of cold sores or skin herpes may take the form of a cream, while tablets are taken by mouth to treat systemic infections caused by HPV. Tablets and cream can be combined, but the dosage should be discussed with the doctor.