How it works
Valcivir tablet 500 mg 5’s works by stopping the growth of certain viruses.
Frequently asked questions
Onset of action
Duration of Effect
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what are the adverse effects of Valcivir tablet 500 mg 5’s?
Headache, nausea, GI upset, dizziness, skin reactions.
What happens if I miss a dose of Valcivir tablet 500 mg 5’s?
Herpes zoster: Adults: 2 tab three times daily for 7 days.
Treatment of herpes simplex: Adults: First attack, 1 tab twice daily for 5-10 days starting as soon as possible after onset of lesions. Recurrent attacks: 1 tab twice daily for 5 days starting during prodromal period or as soon as possible after onset of lesions. Suppression in immunocompetent patients: 1/2 tab twice daily or 1 tab once daily if fewer than 10 recurrences per yr. Suppression in immunocompromised patients: 1 tab twice daily.
Treatment of initial and recurrent genital herpes: Adults: 1 tab twice daily for 5-10 days, starting as soon as possible after onset of lesions.
Children: Not recommended.
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Valcivir tablet 500 mg 5’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.
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