Valclovir 500mg Tablet
Valclovir 500mg Tablet is an antiviral medication that is used to treat the herpes labialis virus, which is a genital infection as well as herpes zoster infection.
Salt CompostionValacyclovir (500mg)
ManufacturerHealing Pharma India Pvt Ltd
Valclovir 500mg Tablet is an antiviral medication that is used to treat the herpes labialis virus, which is a genital infection as well as herpes zoster infection. It helps prevent the spread of viruses within human cells and eliminates the infection.
Valclovir 500mg Tablet is to be taken at the amount and time recommended by your physician. Do not miss any doses and follow the entire treatment, even when you are feeling better. It is a medicine that can be taken either with or without food; however it is best to take it at a set time. It is important to drink plenty of fluids during treatment with this medicine since it prevents damage to kidneys and dehydration.
Valclovir 500mg Tablet could cause typical side effects, including nausea, headache and stomach discomfort. Inform your physician if any of the bother you or last for a longer period of time. You should consult your doctor when you are pregnant or planning to conceive or are breastfeeding.
USES OF VALCLOVIR TABLET
- Herpes Labialis
- Genital herpes virus
- Herpes zoster
BENEFITS OF VALCLOVIR TABLET
In Herpes labialis
Herpes labialis is commonly referred to as cold sores is an disease that mostly affects the lips. The symptoms typically consist of the sensation of burning that is followed by small sores or blisters. The initial attack could be followed by fever, sore throat, or enlarged lymph nodes. Valclovir 500mg Tablet can accelerate the healing process of herpes labialis, and can also stop the recurrence of sores.
The cause is Genital herpes infection
Genital herpes is commonly transmitted sexually that is characterized by genital pain and sores. It is a problem for both women and men. The symptoms include itching, pain and irritation. Valclovir 500mg Tablet aids in treating symptoms effectively, and also helps prevent the spread of the virus that causes infection virus.
In Herpes zoster
Herpes zoster is an infection caused by viruses that can cause an uncomfortable itchy rash. Valclovir 500mg Tablet can reduce the duration and extent of the condition. It's most effective if you begin using it the earliest is possible after the rash starts to show. Maintaining a healthy immune system is the best method to stop it. A good and clean lifestyle is a second method of preventing the herpes zoster infections.
SIDE EFFECTS OF VALCLOVIR TABLET
The majority of side effects doesn’t require medical attention and will disappear once your body gets used to the medication. Contact your physician if they persist or you're concerned about them.
Common adverse reactions of Valclovir
HOW TO USE VALCLOVIR TABLET
You should take this medicine according to the dose and duration prescribed by your physician. Inhale it all in one go. Don't chew or crush it. Valclovir 500mg Tablet can be taken either with or without food, however it's recommended to take it at the same time.
HOW VALCLOVIR TABLET WORKS
Valclovir 500mg Tablet can be described as an antiviral drug. It stops the proliferation of viruses within human cells. The virus is prevented from creating new viruses and helps clear the infection.
It isn't known if there is a risk to drink alcohol while taking Valclovir 500mg Tablet. It is recommended to consult with your physician.
Valclovir 500mg Tablet is generally regarded as safe to take during pregnancy. Studies in animals have revealed that there are no or minimal adverse effects to the growing baby but there are not many studies on humans.
Valclovir 500mg Tablet is safe for breastfeeding. Studies conducted on humans indicate that the medication does not enter the breastmilk in significant amounts and isn't detrimental to the baby.
Valclovir 500mg Tablet could reduce alertness, alter your vision, or cause you to feel dizzy and sleepy. Don't drive if any of these symptoms appear.
Valclovir 500mg Tablet is to be used cautiously in patients suffering from kidney diseases. A dose adjustment for Valclovir 500mg Tablet could be necessary. Talk to your doctor.
Drink plenty of fluids while you are taking this medication to minimize the adverse effect on your kidney.
Valclovir 500mg Tablet is safe in patients with liver diseases. Dose adjustment is not required for Valclovir 500mg Tablet is suggested.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE VALCLOVIR TABLET?
If you have missed the dose of Valclovir 500mg Tablet, you should take it as quickly as you can. But, if it's close to the time for the next dose, you can skip any missed doses and return to your regular routine. Don't double the dosage.
How long do I have to take Valclovir 500mg Tablet?
The length of Valclovir 500mg Tablet treatment is dependent on the illness you're being treated for and whether or not your immune system is able to fight illnesses or not. For instance, if you're treating it for the shingles disease and you have an immune system that is functioning well, you might require it for a period of 7 days. If, however, your immune system is weak, then you might need to take Valclovir 500mg Tablet over 7 days, and two days when the lesion has dried up and healed. Follow the advice of your physician.
Can Valclovir 500mg Tablet aid in curing herpes?
Valclovir 500mg Tablet helps reduce the itching and pain that is by the herpes infection however it is not able to treat it. It assists in healing sores and also prevents the creation of new ones.
What is the Valclovir 500mg Tablet an anti-inflammatory drug or an steroids?What uses does it serve?
Valclovir 500mg Tablet is not an antibiotic or a corticosteroid. The drug is an antiviral drug and works against viruses. It's efficient against the herpes virus (chickenpox cold sores, as well as genital herpes) as well as varicella-zoster virus (shingles) and the cytomegalovirus (CMV). Valclovir 500mg Tablet stops the development of CMV infection and diseases following organ transplants.
If I'm suffering from Genital Herpes, will Valclovir 500mg Tablet help prevent the spread of the infection to other people?
Valclovir 500mg Tablet decreases the chance of transmitting the infection to your partner however the risk of transmission remains. It is recommended to practice safe sexual contact with condoms. But, you shouldn't be sexually active if you've got the genital blisters or sores.
Can Valclovir 500mg Tablet be administered to children with chicken pox?
Absolutely, Valclovir 500mg tablets can be prescribed for chickenpox to youngsters aged between 2 to 18 years old. Treatment should begin within 24 hours after the manifestation of the rash to ensure optimal outcomes. Valclovir 500mg Tablets should be taken for 5 days according to the prescription of your doctor.
What can I do? Valclovir 500mg Tablets when I'm suffering from HIV infection?
Intaking Valclovir 500mg Tablet in the event of advanced HIV infection could increase the chance to develop Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura/Hemolyticuremic Syndrome (TTP/HUS). In TTP/HUS small blood clots develop suddenly across the body, and could cause death. If you are experiencing abdominal pain, bloody diarrhea vomiting, bloody urine, fits, or bleeding from your mouth or nose it is recommended to stop taking Valclovir 500mg Tablet and seek medical help and medical advice.
What happens if I consume too much Valclovir tablets 500mg?
It is imperative to immediately call your physician or visit an emergency room nearby. The signs that can be observed if the Valclovir 500mg Tablet is used in excess are being sick (nausea) nausea, hallucinations, nausea, confusion diminished consciousness, agitation and coma.
I'm 70 years old and I'm suffering from kidney problems Can I take Valclovir 500mg Tablets for shingles?
As you age and have a kidney issue your doctor may prescribe a small dosage for Valclovir 500mg Tablet. Drink lots of fluids throughout the day when taking Valclovir 500mg Tablet. This can help lessen the effects of side effects that may be detrimental to the kidneys and nervous system. Your doctor will be watching your symptoms for adverse effects, which could include feeling agitated, confused or uncharacteristically sleepy or sleepy. If you experience any of these signs, consult your physician right away.