Famvir OverviewFamciclovir is a guanosine analogue antiviral drug used for the treatment of various herpesvirus infections, most commonly for herpes zoster (shingles). It is a prodrug form of penciclovir with improved oral bioavailability. Famciclovir is marketed under the trade name Famvir (Novartis). Famciclovir was patented in 1983 and approved for medical use in 1994. In 2007, the United States Food and Drug Administration approved the first generic version of famci...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Tablet: 125mg, 250mg, 500mg
NDC Database Records for Famvir: (3 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0078-0366 Famvir 125 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
- 0078-0367 Famvir 250 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
- 0078-0368 Famvir 500 mg Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
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