Acyclovir Dosage for Shingles

Acyclovir is an antiviral medication widely used to treat viral infections, including genital herpes, herpes zoster (shingles), and varicella (chickenpox). Acyclovir comes in the form of an oral tablet, capsule, buccal tablet, and oral suspension that needs to be taken by mouth. Acyclovir is also available in the form of cream and ointment that is… Continue reading Acyclovir Dosage for Shingles

Acyclovir Vs Valacyclovir

Acyclovir and Valacyclovir are prescription medications that are widely used to treat herpes infections including genital herpes and cold sores. Both medications work similarly. These drugs work by stopping the herpes virus from reproducing and spreading however they possess some differences.  In this blog, we will discuss how these two treatments, Acyclovir and Valacyclovir differ… Continue reading Acyclovir Vs Valacyclovir