This medicine is utilized to treat “mouth blisters/fever rankles” (herpes labialis). It can accelerate mending of the injuries and lessening side effects, (for example, shivering, torment, consuming, tingling). Acyclovir has a place with a class of prescriptions known as antivirals. It works by halting the development of the infection. This medicine does not fix herpes, and it doesn’t avoid passing the disease to another person. It doesn’t keep a future event.
Peruse the Patient Information Leaflet accessible from your drug specialist. Counsel your specialist or drug specialist on the off chance that you have any inquiries.
Utilize this prescription whenever there’s any hint of contamination, (for example, shivering, consuming, redness). Wash your hands with cleanser and water when applying this drug. Spotless and dry the influenced territories previously applying the medicine. Apply to the influenced territory and rub in delicately, more often than not 5 times each day (each 3 to 4 hours) for 4 days for mouth blisters, or as coordinated by your specialist. Apply enough cream to cover every single influenced territory (red/shivering/consuming zones, injuries).
Apply to skin as it were. Try not to apply this prescription in the eyes or nose, inside the mouth, or inside the vagina. On the off chance that you do get prescription in those territories, flush with a lot of water.
Dose depends on your ailment, sort of disease, and reaction to treatment. Try not to utilize this medication more regularly or for longer than endorsed.
Utilize this prescription routinely to get the most profit by it. This prescription works best when the measure of medication consumed by the skin remains at a steady dimension. Subsequently, utilize this medication at equitably separated interims. To enable you to recall, use it at similar occasions every day.
To avoid washing off the medicine, don’t wash, shower, or swim directly subsequent to applying it.
In the event that applying to genital herpes bruises, utilize a finger bed or elastic gloves to abstain from spreading the contamination.
Try not to apply other skin items, (for example, drugs, makeup, sun screens, or lip salves) except if advised to do as such by your specialist. Try not to cover the zone with plastic or waterproof gauzes except if advised to do as such by your specialist.
Mouth blisters (herpes) can spread effectively. Acyclovir cream does not keep the spread of herpes. Maintain a strategic distance from close physical contact with others, (for example, kissing) amid an episode until the mouth blisters have totally mended. Likewise, do whatever it takes not to contact the mouth blister, and wash your hands in the event that you do contact the mouth blister.
On the off chance that you are utilizing acyclovir for treatment of genital herpes, it is vital to pursue safe sex practices to decrease the danger of offering herpes to your accomplice, regardless of whether there are no indications present. Continuously utilize a condom made of latex or polyurethane. When you have side effects or are encountering a flare-up, don’t have sexual contact with your accomplice.
Tell your specialist if your condition continues or compounds after treatment is done.
Dry/broke lips, consuming, stinging, or flaky skin may happen. In the event that any of these impacts endure or intensify, tell your specialist or drug specialist instantly.
Keep in mind that your specialist has recommended this prescription since the individual has made a decision about that the advantage to you is more prominent than the danger of reactions. Numerous individuals utilizing this drug don’t have genuine reactions.