Active Ingredient(s):Acyclovir FDA Approved: * March 29, 1982 Pharm Company: *GLAXOSMITHKLINE Category:Sexual Health
Aciclovir (ACV), also known as acyclovir, is an antiviral medication. It is primarily used for the treatment of herpes simplex virus infections, chickenpox, and shingles. Other uses include prevention of cytomegalovirus infections following transplant and severe complications of Epstein–Barr virus infection. It can be taken by mouth, applied as a cream, or injected.
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