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Belton, TX
A 20-year-old female asked:

i've been prescribed famciclovir 3 times a day. how many hours should be between each time i take the medicine?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Doesn't matter: Roughly every 8 hours, but it doesn't really matter. Take a dose at bedtime, when you wake up, and about half way between those times. It won't matter if some doses are 1-2 hours early or late.

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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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