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Brand Name: Acyclovir
Generic Name: ACYCLOVIR
Drug Type: HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG
Dosage Form: SUSPENSION
Data Current As Of: 2018-11-15
indications & usage
Herpes Zoster Infections: Acyclovir is indicated for the acute treatment of herpes zoster (shingles).
Genital Herpes: Acyclovir is indicated for the treatment of initial episodes and the management of recurrent episodes of genital herpes.
Chickenpox: Acyclovir is indicated for the treatment of chickenpox (varicella).
Acyclovir is contraindicated for patients who develop hypersensitivity to acyclovir or valacyclovir.
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