Acivir Cream 5g


Product Name Acivir Cream
Active Ingredient Acyclovir
Effect Herpes simplex treatment, shingles treatment
Strength 5% w/w
Delivery Time 7~14 days
Target Gender Unisex
Manufacturer Cipla Ltd
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Product details of Acivir Cream

Features of Acivir Cream

The active ingredient, acyclovir, is the first drug to be developed, and when it enters cells infected with herpes simplex virus, it is transformed into a substance called acyclovir triphosphate (ACV-TP) by phosphorylation.

On the other hand, the uptake of a nucleic acid component called deoxyguanosine triphosphate (dGTP) is essential for the elongation of herpesvirus.

ACV-TP and dGTP are similar in structure, and herpes virus mistakenly takes ACV-TP at the end of viral DNA instead of dGTP, which stops the elongation of the viral DNA strand and inhibits the replication of viral DNA. increase.

Effect of Acivir Cream

Acivir cream suppresses the growth of the virus by stopping the elongation of the DNA strand of herpes simplex virus, and has an effect on herpes.

Since the active ingredient acyclovir does not act in cells that are not infected with herpes virus, it can be treated without affecting normal skin cells.

Indications for Acivir Cream

Acivir cream is an antiviral drug for acyclovir that improves the following symptoms:

  • Herpes labialis
  • Shingles
  • Pediatric genital herpes

Active ingredient of Acivir Cream

The active ingredient of Acivir cream is acyclovir, which has the function of suppressing the activation and growth of intracellular viruses.

The virus cannot multiply and the progression of symptoms stops.

It is often used to treat herpes as an oral agent with antiviral activity.

Content and content of Acivir Cream

Each bottle contains 5g.

Each acivir cream contains 50 mg of acyclovir.

Pharmaceutical company

Cipla is an Indian-based pharmaceutical company with a history of more than 80 years.
We manufacture cheap AIDS treatments for HIV patients in emerging countries.

Dosage of Acivir Cream

How to use Acivir Cream

Apply an appropriate amount to the affected area 5 times a day for 4 days.

Usage for adolescents over 12 years is similar to that for adults.

This drug can be expected to be effective by applying it as soon as symptoms appear, so start treatment as soon as possible.

Recommended dose of Acivir Cream

If symptoms do not improve or worsen after using this drug for 7 days, consider switching to another treatment.

It is intended to be applied only to the skin and should not be used on the eyes, mouth, nose or vagina.

Use for superficial herpes on the skin.

Precautions when using Acivir Cream

If you forget to use it, use it as soon as you notice it.

However, if the time for the next use is approaching, skip the missed part once and apply as instructed from the next time.

Avoid contact with this product as it may deteriorate or damage the quality of contraceptive latex rubber products such as condoms.

Side effects of Acivir Cream

The main side effects of Acivir Cream

The main side effects are rash, dermatitis, dry skin, and rash, but it is a symptom at the place where the drug is applied.

If you experience a rash or dermatitis as well as irritation or itching, consult your doctor.

If you feel that the effects and side effects of Acivir Cream are strong

If you feel that the effect or side effects of Acivir Cream are strong, please adjust it by reducing the frequency of use. If the symptom does not improve, see a doctor immediately.

Precautions when using Acivir Cream

People who should not use Acivir Cream

The following people cannot use this medicine.

  • Those who have experienced a hypersensitive reaction to the ingredients contained in Acivir Cream
  • Those who are pregnant
  • Lactating
  • Low birth weight babies, newborns People who fall under the above use this medicine. As a result, side effects may be strong.

Precautions for storage and handling of Acivir Cream

How to store Acivir Cream

-It is not necessary to store it in the refrigerator, and store it at room temperature (15 to 25 ° C) away from direct sunlight and high temperature and humidity.

  • Keep out of reach of infants and children. Avoid the possibility of accidentally taking it.

Precautions for handling Acivir Cream

  • Do not use medicines that have passed the expiration date. It may not be effective or may have an adverse effect on the body..
  • Do not replace the container. Quality may change.
  • Please use only for external use.

Product information of Acivir Cream

Product classification

Prescription drugs: Generic drugs

Generic drugs are developed by other pharmaceutical companies using the same active ingredients after the patent period of the new drug has expired, and are strict on the premise that their efficacy and safety are equivalent to those of the new drug. It is a drug that has passed the test and has been approved by the government.

Shape / Dosage Form

  • External cream

Target gender

  • Adult men and women aimed at treating and preventing herpes.

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Shipping / Packing

Country of shipment

  • India

The sender’s name is not the name of the “lifetimePills”.
Only the name of the shipping country is listed, or the name of the shipping country vendor.
Please note that in most cases, the name of the shipping country will be stated when posting the absentee slip.

Since the product name and drug name of the order will not be printed on the outer box, the contents can be received without the delivery staff or family members knowing the contents.

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Pack Size

01 Tube, 03 Tube, 05 Tube



About Cipla (Pharmaceutical company)

Cipla Limited is an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company, headquartered in Mumbai, India. Cipla primarily develops medicines to treat respiratory disease, cardiovascular disease, arthritis, diabetes, depression and many other medical conditions. Cipla, as an organisation has been built brick-by-brick on the foundation of care. Caring For Life has always been and continues to remain, our guiding purpose. Driven by the same purpose, we have extended our presence to 80+ countries providing over 1,500 products across various therapeutic categories in 50+ dosage forms. To make healthcare more affordable globally, we are deepening our presence in the key markets of India, South Africa, the U.S. among other economies of the emerging world. For over eight decades, making a difference to patients has inspired every aspect of Cipla’s work. Our paradigm-changing offer of a triple anti-retroviral therapy in HIV/AIDS at less than a dollar a day in Africa in 2001 is widely acknowledged as having contributed to bringing inclusiveness, accessibility and affordability to the centre of the HIV movement. A responsible corporate citizen, Cipla’s humanitarian approach to healthcare in pursuit of its purpose of Caring for Life and deep-rooted community links wherever it is present, make it a partner of choice for global health bodies and stakeholders.
Company Name Cipla
location Mumbai, India
Year of establishment 1935
Representative Umang Vohra (CEO)
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