Herpex 200 mg Tablet

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Herpex 200 mg Tablet


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MANUFACTURER

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

SALT COMPOSITION

Acyclovir (200mg)

INTRODUCTION OF HERPEX TABLET

Herpex 200 mg Tablet is an antiviral medicine. It helps in treating viral infections like herpes labialis, herpes simplex virus infections, shingles, genital herpes infection and chickenpox. It prevents the multiplication of virus in human cells and therefore helps in clearing the infection.

Herpex 200 mg Tablet should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. It may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose. You should drink plenty of water while on treatment with this medicine as it helps to prevent dehydration and kidney damage.

Some side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and headache. Inform your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

USES OF HERPEX TABLET

  • Herpes simplex virus infections
  • Chickenpox

HERPEX TABLET SIDE EFFECTS

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Skin rash
  • Photophobia

HOW TO USE HERPEX TABLET

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Herpex 200 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

HOW HERPEX TABLET WORKS

Herpex 200 mg Tablet is an antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of virus in human cells. This stops the virus from producing new viruses and clears up your infection.

HERPEX TABLET RELATED WARNINGS

warnings Alcohol
Consuming alcohol with Herpex 200 mg Tablet does not cause any harmful side effects.
warnings Pregnancy
Herpex 200 mg Tablet is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
warnings Lactation
Herpex 200 mg Tablet is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
warnings Driving
Herpex 200 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
warnings Kidney
Herpex 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Herpex 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
It is advisable to drink plenty of water while you are taking this medicine.
warnings Liver
Herpex 200 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Herpex 200 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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