Medications and related information for herpes treatment

Month: July 2008

Treatment for genital herpes

Treatment for genital herpes Posted on 04. Jul, 2008 by Doctor in Herpes Treatment There are three antiviral medications that are FDA-approved for the treatment of genital herpes: Acyclovir The oldest antiviral medication for herpes is acyclovir. Acyclovir is available as a generic drug and is also sold under the brand name Zovirax®. It has

Treatment for oral herpes

Treatment for oral herpes Posted on 04. Jul, 2008 by Doctor in Herpes Treatment The antiviral medications available in pill form (acyclovir, valacyclovir, famciclovir) have been specifically developed for the treatment of genital herpes. However, it is not uncommon for health care providers to prescribe the antiviral drugs to those who have frequent or severe