Manufacturer: CIPLA LTD
Generic Name: Valacyclovir
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Valacyclovir is sold under the brand name Valtrex. It is an antiviral drug, which is used in the treatment of caused by herpes simplex virus such as, varicella zoster (chickenpox), herpes zoster (shingles) and cytomegalovirus. It is available in tablet formulation.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE.:-
> Take Valacyclovir exactly as prescribed by the doctor.
> Follow all directions on your prescription label or as advised by your doctor.
> Do not chew, crush or break the tablet, - Do as per advised on a label or by doctor.
> Do not take this medicine in a smaller or larger amount or for longer than recommended.
What if you miss a dose of Valacyclovir.:-
If you miss or forget a dose of Valacyclovir, take it as soon as possible, however if it almost time for your next schedule. Skip the forgotten dose and do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
How Valacyclovir works.:-
Valacyclovir belongs to a class of drugs called Antivirals. It works by lowering the ability of the herpes virus to multiply in your body.
Valacyclovir Tablet side effects.:-
Valacyclovir may cause some side effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur you should contact your doctor immediately.
> Changes in your vision
> Allergic reaction- rash, hives
> General ill feeling
> Shaky or unsteady movements
> Changes in the amount of urine
WARNING & PRECAUTIONS
Before taking Valacyclovir talk to your doctor if you have or had any of the following conditions.:-
> Liver or kidney problems
> Immunizations like vaccinations against the varicella virus
PREGNANCY AND BREAST-FEEDING.: -
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant and if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Let your doctor know if you ever had any kind of kidney diseases.
Let your doctor know if you ever had any kind of liver(Hepatotoxicity) diseases
Please consult your doctor if you are consuming alcohol. If you use alcohol may increase your side effect so it is good to avoid alcohol while using Valacyclovir medication.
Interactions with this medication.:-
For informational purposes only. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicine including OTC or any herbal supplement.
Drugs that may interact with Valacyclovir include.:-
> Since Valacyclovir is very similar to acyclovir, you should not take the two medications at the same time.
> Probenecid and cimetidine are two drugs that may reduce your kidney's ability.
> Drugs that cause kidney problems, like a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) like ibuprofen or naproxen.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The knowledge provided is meant to raise an understanding of knowledge regarding wellbeing and does not recommend medication or evaluation. Such material is not a substitution for clinical medical treatment and can not be taken as suggesting or advising that it is healthy, acceptable or efficient for you to take the medication. Consult a health care provider and specialist for psychological therapy and diagnosis.