Product information for Zovirax Cold Sore Cream 2g Tube
Contains the active ingredient Aciclovir??which is an antiviral drug that??slows the growth and spread of the herpes virus in the body. It will not cure herpes, but it can lessen the symptoms of the infection.
- Apply at blister or tingle
- Promotes healing
- Anti-viral treatment
Contains 5% w/w/ Aciclovir, Also contains: Dimeticone, Propylene Glycol, Poloxamer 407, Cetostearyl Alcohol, Sodium Laurilsulfate, White Soft Paraffin, Liquid Paraffin, Arlacel 165 (Glycol Monostearate, Macrogol Stearate 100), Purified Water
Store below 25 C. Do not refrigerate
Preparation and Usage
Directions for use: Apply the cream liberally to completely cover the whole of the affected area. Apply to the affected area five times a day at approximately 4 hourly intervals for four days. See enclosed leaflet for full and further details, information here should not replace it. Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you know that your immune system is weakened.
If symptoms persist, consult your doctor
Do not exceed the stated dose
Do not use in eyes or on genitals
For external use only
Keep out of the reach and sight of children
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*Disclaimer: Results and outcomes of this product may vary from individual to individual.