Acyclovir skin cream or ointment
- Generic Name: Acyclovir
- Brand Names: Zovirax
- Drug Class: Topical Antivirals
- Strengths: 1000mg, 200mg, 25mg, 400mg, 5%, 500mg, 50mg, 800mg
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
ACYCLOVIR (ay SYE kloe veer) is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat infections caused by certain kinds of viruses. Examples of these infections include cold sores and herpes. This medicine will not cure herpes.