Aciclovir MK, cream

Aciclovir MK, cream

Short description

The optimal treatment against the skin infections with Herpes simplex in adults and children.

Advantages

It contains the active substance - acyclovir in the micronized form, to increase the bioavailability of the cream suspension-type to close to that of the cream solution-type.

Composition

1 gram of cream contains acyclovir 50 mg.
Also contains cetostearyl alcohol (type A) emulsifying, white petrolatum, propylene glycol, polysorbate 80, methyl parahydroxybenzoate, propyl parahydroxybenzoate, purified water.

Indications

The treatment of skin infections with Herpes simplex, including labial and genital herpes, initial and recurrent ones.

Dosage and administration

Apply on the affected areas for 5 times a day, at 4-hours intervals, excepting during the night. The treatment should be administered as soon as possible after the beginning of the infection. Regarding the recurrent cases, the treatment should be applied in the prodromal periods or when the first lesions appear.
The treatment must be continued for 5 days. If within this period the symptoms do not improve, the treatment may be prolonged to maximum 10 days.

Recommendations

Read the leaflet before use.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Store below 25°C, in the original packaging.
Do not use after the expiry date, which is printed on the package.

Prescription

Prescription-only medicine.

Presentation

Cardboard box containing 1 aluminium tube with 15 g cream