What is Valacyclovir?
Valacyclovir Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Herpes Zoster, Genital Herpes and other conditions.
Valacyclovir Tablet contains Valaciclovir as an active ingredient.
Valacyclovir Tablet works by helping the sores to heal and preventing the new ones formation.
Detailed information related to Valacyclovir Tablet uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Valacyclovir Tablet Uses
Valacyclovir Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Herpes Zoster
- Genital Herpes
Valacyclovir Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Valacyclovir Tablet improves the patient condition by performing the following functions:
- Helping the sores to heal and preventing the new ones formation.
Valacyclovir Tablet Composition and Active Ingredients
Valacyclovir Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Valacyclovir Tablet Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Valacyclovir Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Upset Stomach
- Diarrhea Or Loose Stools
Valacyclovir Tablet Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
- Human immunodeficiency virus infection
- Kidney disease
- Liver disease
- Plan to become pregnant