Hascovir control Max 0.4g is a drug in the form of tablets containing acyclovir as the active substance. This preparation is indicated for the prevention of recurrence of herpes simplex in adults.
The composition of Hascovir control Max 0.4 g:
Active ingredient: acyclovir (Aciclovirum). One tablet contains 400 mg of acyclovir and the excipients: lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium carboxymethyl starch (type A), potato starch, magnesium stearate.
Operation of Hascovir control Max 0.4 g:
Acyclovir used in Hascovir control Max is an active substance that inhibits the multiplication of Herpes viruses in the human body. The preparation contains the maximum dose of acyclovir - 400 mg in one tablet. The drug is indicated for use in adults with normal immunity as a means of preventing recurrence of herpes simplex. This preparation can be used in people who have been diagnosed with a herpes simplex virus infection in the past,
Hascovir control Max 0.4g indicated for use in adults to prevent recurrence of herpes simplex (labial and external genitalia). Only for people who have been diagnosed with herpes simplex virus infection in the past.
Additional information Hascovir control Max 0.4g:
Store the product out of reach of children at room temperature. It is recommended to protect against the effects of moisture and light. Do not use without consulting your doctor in people with impaired kidney function, in people taking other drugs that may damage the kidneys, in the elderly (65 years or older), in women during pregnancy and breastfeeding (the drug should be used only if the benefit for the mother outweighs the potential risk to the baby; the drug passes into the milk), in people with particularly severe recurrent cold sores, and in the case of recurrent herpes more than 6 times a year or lasting longer - no improvement after 5 days of treatment as well as herpes with more severe clinical symptoms (e.g. new foci of infection appear after 3-4 days of treatment). The drug should not be used in the case of people with reduced immunity (e.g. in people infected with HIV or in people after bone marrow transplantation), the possible introduction of the drug may only take place after consulting a specialist. People who have used the drug prophylactically and still developed herpes should consult a doctor. The drug contains lactose - consult your doctor about the possibility of using it in people with known intolerance to certain sugars. This medicine contains sodium - it contains 1mmol (23mg) per tablet, which means it can be considered "sodium free". who have used the medicine prophylactically and still have cold sores, should consult a doctor. The drug contains lactose - consult your doctor about the possibility of using it in people with known intolerance to certain sugars. This medicine contains sodium - it contains 1mmol (23mg) per tablet, which means it can be considered "sodium free". who have used the medicine prophylactically and still have cold sores, should consult a doctor. The drug contains lactose - consult your doctor about the possibility of using it in people with known intolerance to certain sugars. This medicine contains sodium - it contains 1mmol (23mg) per tablet, which means it can be considered "sodium free".
Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug, as well as to valaciclovir. Do not use in children and adolescents under 18 years of age.
Side effects of Hascovir control Max 0.4g:
Some people may experience side effects while taking the drug. Contact your doctor as soon as possible if you experience the following side effects: anaphylactic reaction (potentially life-threatening hypersensitivity reaction, symptoms - itching, hives, shortness of breath, drop in blood pressure, increased heart rate) - rare; angioedema (swelling of the soft tissues of the face, lips, tongue, sometimes with swelling of the larynx which may cause difficulty in breathing) - rare. Other side effects - common: headache and dizziness; nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain; itching, rash (also appearing after exposure to sunlight); fatigue, fever; uncommon: skin reactions: hives, hair loss; rare: increase in blood urea and creatinine levels, transient increases in bilirubin and liver enzymes in the blood; very rare: anemia, white blood cell count decreased, thrombocytopenia; agitation, confusion, tremors, ataxia, speech disorder, hallucinations, psychotic symptoms, seizures, sleepiness, encephalopathy (brain damage), coma; hepatitis, jaundice; acute renal failure.
Dosage of Hascovir control Max 0.4g tablets:
Use as directed by your doctor or according to the directions on the leaflet. Dosage for adults: take one tablet (400 mg) twice a day with an interval of 12 hours. Can be used with or without food. Do not use for more than one month without prior consultation with a doctor, especially in conditions of exposure to factors causing recurrence of herpes (e.g. stress, fever, exposure to sun rays). Fluid intake should be increased during treatment. If there is no improvement or worsening after a month of using the drug, contact your doctor. In consultation with your doctor, you can extend the treatment, but the therapy should be stopped every 6-12 months to monitor any changes in the course of the disease.