Zevin Cream

Zevin Cream

aciclovir

Manufacturer:

Biolab

Distributor:

Medispec
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Acyclovir
Indications/Uses
Herpes simplex viral skin infection including initial & recurrent genital herpes & herpes labialis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply 5 times daily at approx 4-hr intervals for 5 days.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to acyclovir or propylene glycol.
Special Precautions
Not to be applied to mucous membrane eg, in mouth, eyes or vag. Avoid accidental application into eyes. Avoid sexual contact due to risk of infecting partners. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Transient burning or stinging; erythema or mild skin drying & flaking.
Drug Interactions
Increased mean plasma t½ & AUC, decreased urinary excretion & renal clearance w/ probenecid.
MIMS Class
Topical Antivirals
ATC Classification
D06BB03 - aciclovir ; Belongs to the class of topical antivirals used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Zevin cream 5%
Packing/Price
10 g x 1's
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