Acyclovir Herds analogues:
Acyclovir Herds instruction:
Active ingredients Acyclovir Stud:
Form of production Acyclovir Stud:
- Tablets of 200 mg No. 25, No. 100 in blisters.
- Tablets of 400 mg No. 35 in blisters.
- Tablets of 800 mg No. 35 in blisters.
Who is shown Acyclovir Stud?
Herpes simplex infections, genital herpes on the skin and mucous membranes( most often - recurrent genital herpes).
For the prevention of recurrence is shown to adults with complicated forms of frequent genital viral infections.
For the treatment of chickenpox and herpes zoster.
How to use Acyclovir Stud?
In the treatment of herpes simplex skin and mucous membranes, 200 mg are prescribed 5 times a day every 4 hours, except during the night sleep. The course of treatment - 5 days, if ne
In patients with impaired renal function: in the treatment and prevention of infections caused by herpes simplex, in patients with Cl creatinine & lt;10 ml / min. Dosing should be reduced to 200 mg 2 times a day at 12-hour intervals;
in the treatment of infections caused by herpes zoster, in patients with Cl creatinine & lt;10 ml / min. It is recommended to reduce the dosage to 800 mg 2 times a day at 12-hour intervals, with Cl creatinine up to 25 ml / min. Is prescribed for 800 mg 3 times a day at 8-hour intervals.
patients immunocompromised( HIV / AIDS, or after bone marrow transplantation) due to application of the cream should be administered acyclovir systemic administration of the drug, as in the case of heavy flows and recurrent herpes infection. Long-term or repeated treatment with acyclovir patients with reduced immunity can lead to the appearance of strains of viruses that are insensitive to its action. The majority of isolated strains of viruses that are insensitive to acyclovir show a relative lack of viral thymidine kinase, strains with altered thymidine kinase or with altered DNA polymerase were isolated. In-vitro action of acyclovir on isolated strains of herpes simplex virus may cause the appearance of less sensitive strains.
The use of acyclovir during pregnancy is indicated in cases where the benefit to the mother exceeds the potential risk to the fetus.
In the course of therapy with high oral doses of the drug, it is necessary to ensure a sufficient supply of liquid to the patient's body.
During the treatment with acyclovir, breast-feeding should be discontinued.
In cases of impairment of the excretory function of the kidneys and the elderly, the dose is reduced in view of the clearance of creatinine.
In case of allergic reactions, the drug should be discontinued.
Side effects of Acyclovir Stud.
When the drug is applied, skin rashes, gastrointestinal disorders such as nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation and diarrhea, headache, fatigue, dizziness, hallucinations, hyperbilirubinemia may occur. All these symptoms disappear after discontinuation of therapy with acyclovir.
Who is contraindicated Acyclovir Stud?
- Children under 2 years.
- Hypersensitivity to the drug.
Interaction of Acyclovir Stud.
Probenecid reduces the excretion of acyclovir by 30%, which causes an increase in the half-life of acyclovir.
Overdose of Acyclovir Herd.
The maximum dose of acyclovir 5 g, taken at a time, does not cause intoxication or overdose. But patients who took a dose exceeding 5 g should be carefully examined for signs of intoxication.