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Acyclovir: Oral suspension

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Acyclovir 200mg/5ml Susp
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What is this medicine?

ACYCLOVIR (ay SYE kloe veer) is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat or prevent infections caused by certain kinds of viruses. Examples of these infections include herpes and shingles. This medicine will not cure herpes.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Zovirax: Oral suspension

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Acyclovir: Oral suspension
Usage by Gender
55.61%
44.39%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
82.35%
5.88%
4.28%
7.49%
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