1 g ointment contains 30 mg acyclovir
excipients: paraffin white soft.The
Antiviral agent. Means used in ophthalmology. ATC code S01AD03.
the Treatment of keratitis caused by herpes simplex virus.
hypersensitivity to acyclovir, valacyclovir or other components of the drug.
the Dose for adults, children and elderly patients is the same.
Squeezed out tape ointment length of 1 cm should be laid in the lower conjunctival SAC 5 times a day at intervals of about 4:00. Treatment should continue for at least another 3 days after the healing of the membranes.
Side effects, details of which are given below, classified by organs and systems and frequency of occurrence. Category by frequency of occurrence: very common ?1/10 often ?1/100 and<1/10, uncommon ?1/1000 and<1/100, rare ?1/10,000 and<1/1000, very rare
by the immune system
hypersensitivity reactions of immediate type, including angioedema, are Very rare.
on the part of the visual organs
very often superficial spotted keratopathy.
but it did not require cancellation of treatment, and the lesion healed without visible complications.
Often slight transient tingling in these immediately after applying the ointment, conjunctivitis.
local irritations and inflammation such as blepharitis and conjunctivitis were Observed.
Overdose is unlikely. No adverse effects are expected even with accidental ingestion of the entire contents of the tube containing 135 mg of acyclovir.
in post-registration supervision of pregnant women the results of application of various pharmaceutical forms of Zovirax to pregnant women are documented. There was no increase in the number of congenital defects in children whose mothers used Zovirax in any dosage forms during pregnancy, compared with the General population. However, the use of eye ointment Zovirax during pregnancy is justified only when the expected benefit to the mother exceeds the possible risk to the fetus.
Limited data suggest that the drug in his system passes into breast milk. However, the dose that can get the child with the breast milk of the mother, which is treated with the ointment Zovirax, are very small.The
the Drug is used in pediatric practice.
Patients should be informed that immediately after application, temporary moderate tingling may occur, which takes place independently.
contact lenses should be avoided during treatment with Zovirax ointment.The
damage to the organs of vision can reduce visual acuity, so drive vehicles or work with other mechanisms should be careful.
no Clinically significant interactions were found.The
Acyclovir is an antiviral drug that has a high efficacy ofin vitrofor herpes simplex viruses of types I and II, as well as for varicella/herpes zoster virus. The toxic effect against cells of the host organism low.
When injected into infected with the herpes virus cell acyclovir fosfauriliruetsa with the formation of active compounds - triphosphate of acyclovir. The first step in this process is due to the presence of thymidine kinase virus. Acyclovir triphosphate acts as a substrate inhibitor of viral DNA polymerase, preventing further viral DNA synthesis without affecting normal life processes of the cell.
Acyclovir is rapidly absorbed by the corneal epithelium and superficial tissues of the eyes, resulting in intraocular fluid formed toxic to the virus concentration. To detect acyclovir in the blood after topical application of ointment for eyes Zovirax is still the existing methods is not possible, but traces of this substance can be detected in the urine, but in quantities that are not clinically significant.
soft, homogeneous, white or slightly whitish translucent oily mass with a slight characteristic odor. Homogeneous, without grain, lumps and impurities.The
Store at a temperature not exceeding 25 ° CaboutC. keep out of reach of children. Use within one month after opening.The
a Polymer tube containing 4.5 g of ointment with a polyethylene, elongated, twisting lid, with the control of the first opening.The
According to the recipe.The
Jubilant Hollisterstier General partnership, Canada
Jubilant HollisterStier General Partnership, Canada.The
Jubilant Hollisterstier General partnership
16751, Ruth Transcanadienne, Kirkland, Quebec, H9H 4J4, Canada.
Jubilee HollisterStier General Partnership,
16751, Route Transcanadienne, Kirkland, Quebec H9H 4J4, Canada.
Zovirax eye ointment on the basis of acyclovir, an inhibitor of viral DNA. It belongs to the category of antiviral agents used in ophthalmic practice.
the drug is Prescribed for the prevention and treatment of keratitis, which appear against the background of the development of herpes simplex virus. Among the contraindications - individual intolerance & nbsp; effect of the main component. The tool is rapidly absorbed and begins to act actively.
the Tool is placed in the lower conjunctival SAC.
Overdose is unlikely. Of the possible adverse reactions should be distinguished blepharitis or local inflammation of the mucous.
the Drug may be used in pediatric patients. Immediately after applying the ointment there is a temporary tingling, passing independently. It is not recommended to wear contact lenses while using the medicine.