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Dr. Sanjiv Kaul
39 doctors shared insights

Famvir (Overview)

Famvir is a herpes viruses agent which is a kind of anti-viral drug (antibiotic and antimicrobial).


Dr. Sanjiv Kaul
39 doctors shared insights

Famvir (Overview)

Famvir is a herpes viruses agent which is a kind of anti-viral drug (antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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Is famvir (famciclovir) effective for cold sores?

Is famvir (famciclovir) effective for cold sores?

Yes: If taken at first sign of outbreak at adaquate dosing(1500mgm as single dose) should be sufficient. ...Read more

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Is "fenvir/famvir antiviral" effective is curing/treating herpes virus? Is it safe to use?

Is "fenvir/famvir antiviral" effective is curing/treating herpes virus? Is it safe to use?

Famacyclovir: This medication is one of three medications used world wide to suppress herpes outbreaks, to heal from herpes outbreaks and to turn down the contagiousness of those infected who may be shedding herpes viruses through their skin. ...Read more

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Which of these Valtrex (valacyclovir) or acyclovir and famvir pill doesn't block my dilantin?

Which of these Valtrex (valacyclovir) or acyclovir and famvir pill doesn't block my dilantin?

See below.: Both Valtrex (valacyclovir) and Acyclovir will interact with dilantin, lowering its' effectiveness. Dilantin does not interact wih famvir. You could consider switching anti-epileptic agents if the former agents are less expensive and equally effective. ...Read more

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Whats an alternative to famvir (famciclovir) 500mg?

Antivirals: Both Acyclovir (zovirax) and valacyclovir (valtrex) are similar in effect against some herpes viruses. ...Read more

Dr. Brad Goldenberg
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Famciclovir (Definition)

Famciclovir is a herpes viruses agent which is a kind of anti-viral ...Read more