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Herpex Cream - 5gm

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MED1161
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Manufacturer
Torrent Pharmaceuticals, India
Usa Brand
Zovirax
Generic Name
Acyclovir
  SKU No.   MED1161
  USA Brand Name   Zovirax Cream
  Generic Name   Acyclovir
  Strength   5mg
  Manufacturer   Torrent Pharmaceuticals, India


Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

US brands equivalent to Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

The equivalent US brands available for Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream is:

  • Zovirax cream

  • Sitavig

Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream is easily available via online pharmacy, drugstore, and medical supply store.

What is The Generic Name of Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream?

Acyclovir is the generic name of the Herpex Cream – 5 gm cream and it is produced by Torrent Pharmaceuticals India.

About Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

Herpex Cream is manufactured by Torrent Pharmaceuticals in India and is available at all the leading online pharmacies, drugstore, and medical stores. It is one of the leading pharmaceutical brands in India. Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream mainly consists of 5 gm of Acyclovir. It is used in treatment and prevention of:

  • Herpes labialis

  • Genital herpes infection

  • Eye infections by herpes virus

Manufacturer of Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream is manufactured by Torrent Pharmaceuticals in India and is available at all the leading online pharmacies, drug stores, and medical stores. It is one of the leading brands in India.

Strength of Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

Herpex Cream 5 gm cream contains Acyclovir as the active medicinal ingredient.

It should be noted that Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream is available in varying strengths.

Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir) is used for the treatment and prevention of:

  • Herpes labialis

  • Genital herpes infection

  • Eye infections by herpes virus

How Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir) works?

Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream works by following ways:

  1. It is converted into acyclovir monophosphate by viral thymidine kinase.

  2. Acyclovir monophosphate converts into acyclovir triphosphate which later blocks the function of Viral DNA synthesis.

Before You Use a Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

      You should be sure that:

  1. You are not allergic to it.

  2. It is not affecting the medicines you are taking with it or not interacting with those.

When not to use Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)?

One should avoid using Herpex Cream - 5 gm

  1. If one is suffering from an allergy

Tell your doctor if

  • If you are allergic to Herpex Cream-5 gm cream

  • If you are taking any other medication for any disease or disorder.

  • If you are pregnant

Dosage of Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream is available in varying strengths and at different doses.

Consult a doctor for the appropriate dose.

How much of Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir) to be used?

Generally, it must be in the range which is suitable according to the person’s health. It is available in the form of cream.

How to use Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)?

  • One should wash and dry his/her hands properly before taking Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream.

  • Apply only as much as needed or prescribed by the doctor.

  • One should take Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream as long as directed by the physician.

  • Clean and dry the affected area and the n only apply Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream

  • Wash hands after using the cream.

For how long should I continue using Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream?

One should take Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream as long as directed by the physician.

What can happen due to the overdose of Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream?

Due to an overdose of Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream, severe headache along with redness and inflammation of the administration site can occur.

Contact the doctor immediately if such things happen in case of overdose.

Missed dose of Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

Take the missed dose as soon as you recall it. If it is nearly close to the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. 

Side effects of Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

The side effects of Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream are as follows:

  • Swelling and redness at the injection site

  • Diarrhea

  • Headache

  • Loss of appetite

Drug Interactions with Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

If you are taking some drugs or other over the counter medicines, these may interfere with the therapeutic effect of Herpex Cream- 5 gm. Some of the drugs that are known to interact with Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream are as follows:

  • Phenytoin

  • Tacrolimus

  • Sulfasalazine

You must inform the doctor about all the medications you are already taking and always follow the instructions.

Contraindications for Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

  • If one is suffering from allergy

Warning and Precautions for Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

  1. Avoid exposure to sunlight.

  2. If irritation or allergies persist, stop the application of medicine and consult a doctor.

  3. Keep in proper condition and out of reach of children.

Things to remember For Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

  1. Read the medicine packet thoroughly

  2. Tell the doctor about your medical history.

  3. Follow the instructions as told by the doctor.

  4. Know before use that how to store the medicine at room temperature in a clean and dry place.

Indication and Usage For Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

Use Hepcinat 400 Mg as prescribed by the doctor to treat genital and eye infections by herpes virus.

  • Clean and dry the affected area before using Herpex Cream- 5 gm cream

  • Wash hands after using the Herpex Cream 5 gm cream unless hands are the affected area.

Dosage And Administration For Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir):

Herpex cream- 5gm is available as a cream dosage form and is meant for topical administration.

Recommended dose For Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir)

To get the result, one can use Herpex Cream 5 gm cream twice per day.

This is not a substitution for any medical advice, so it will be better to contact the doctor for the appropriate dose according to the health condition.

Mode Of Administration Of Herpex Cream 5gm:

The Herpes 5gm cream is meant for topical application over the required area. It can be applied using cotton swabs or directly with the fingers.

Forms and Strength of Herpex Cream 5 gm cream

Herpex cream 5 gm have two other forms:

  • I.V

  • Oral doses

Herpex Cream 5 gm cream is available in following strengths:

200 mg ; 500 mg ; 1000 mg ; 800 mg ; 400 mg ; 200 mg/5 mL ; 50 mg/mL ; 25 mg/mL ; 50 mg

Storage For Herpex Cream - 5 gm cream (Acyclovir):

Always store the Herpex Cream 5 gm cream away from sunlight in a temperature controlled place.

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