Guide
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«Acyclovir" is available in three forms - tablets for oral use, solution for intravenous input, creams and ointments for external application.For the most effective treatment of herpes infections take "Acyclovir" tablets should be combined with an ointment or cream.
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«Acyclovir" in tablets used in infections that are caused by the herpes simplex virus, as well as its prevention in patients with weak immune systems.Also, the drug in the form of tablets used in shingles.The dosage may vary from 1 to 4 tablets "Acyclovir".To accurately determine the dosage and duration of administration should consult with your doctor.
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is important to continue taking the drug exactly the number of days that the doctor advised not to stop taking the disappearance of sym
ptoms.It often happens that the symptoms disappear to complete suppression of the infection.While receiving the drug should drink plenty of water to protect the kidneys.To reduce stomach irritation, "Acyclovir" is taken after food.
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Treatment ointments "Acyclovir" must begin at the first sign of the disease, especially if you already have herpes recurrences, and you know how the first symptoms of the disease.Before applying the "Acyclovir" the affected area should be washed with soap and water and wet disposable towel.
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If you do not use a disposable towel, make sure that no one else did not wipe them, as there are likely to be infected.The ointment is applied in a thin layer on the affected area approximately once every 3 hour.During treatment, "Acyclovir" do not need to be applied to the damaged areas of other substances, such as lipstick, face cream.
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Since the first days of treatment with ointment "Acyclovir" person is infectious, it is necessary to observe some precautions so as not to spread the infection throughout the body.Before applying the preparation to the damaged area on the finger put on a rubber cap, which can be purchased at the pharmacy, or the application of an ointment made with a cotton swab.After treatment the affected area thoroughly wash your hands.If you get "Acyclovir" in the eyes, rinse them with water.Stop using the ointment, if you came itching, redness or swelling, and consult a doctor.