Ranvir 800

Ranvir 800

aciclovir

Manufacturer:

Ranbaxy

Distributor:

DKLL
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Acyclovir
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >2 yr Herpes simplex 200 mg 5 times daily approx 4 hrly omitting the night dose for 5 days. Herpes zoster 800 mg 5 times daily approx 4 hrly omitting the night dose for 7 days. Varicella Adult 800 mg 5 times daily approx 4 hrly omitting the night dose for 7 days. Childn >6 yr 800 mg qid for 5 days, 2-6 yr 400 mg qid for 5 days, <2 yr 200 mg qid for 5 days.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort.
Special Precautions
Renal impairment. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
GI effects, reversible neurological reactions, dizziness, hallucination & somnolence.
Drug Interactions
Probenecid.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J05AB01 - aciclovir ; Belongs to the class of nucleosides and nucleotides excluding reverse transcriptase inhibitors. Used in the systemic treatment of viral infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Ranvir 800 tab 800 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 5's
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