Zovirax 200mg Tablets, brought to you by GlaxoSmithKline UK, are specially formulated to combat herpes simplex virus infections, offering relief from the symptoms of cold sores, genital herpes, and other related conditions. Each tablet contains aciclovir, a potent antiviral agent, ensuring effective suppression and treatment of herpes symptoms.
- Potent Antiviral Action: Zovirax tablets utilize aciclovir to slow the growth and spread of the herpes virus, providing effective treatment for infections.
- Tailored for Renal Health: Special dosing considerations are provided for patients with renal impairment, ensuring safety and efficacy without the risk of accumulation.
- Safe for Elderly Patients: Dosage adjustments and hydration guidelines ensure the safety of elderly users, taking into account the potential for renal impairment.
- Comprehensive Safety Information: Includes detailed guidance on contraindications, such as hypersensitivity to aciclovir or valaciclovir, and precautions for patients with renal impairment or undergoing other nephrotoxic drug therapies.
- Considerations for Pregnancy and Lactation: Carefully evaluated for use during pregnancy and breastfeeding, with monitoring advised to weigh the potential benefits against any risks.
- Minimal Sodium Content: Essentially ‘sodium-free’, making it suitable for patients monitoring sodium intake.
Zovirax 200mg Tablets are a prescription-only medicine, emphasizing the importance of consulting healthcare professionals for appropriate use and dosage based on individual health conditions.