Famciclovir

Overview

Categories

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Famciclovir's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

250 mg250 (250)12 hourlyPOSuppression of Recurrent Genital Herpes should be given for 1 year.
500 mg500 (500)12 hourlyPOFor recurrent orolabial or genital herpes simplex infection,should be given for 7 days.
250 to 750 mg500 (500)24 hourlyPOFor herpes zoster infection.
1000 mg1000 (1000)12 hourlyPOFor Recurrent Genital Herpes
1500 mg1500 (1500)As recommended.PORecurrent Herpes Labialis (Cold Sores)

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

No data regarding the Paedriatic dosage details of Famciclovir is available.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Famciclovir is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Famciclovir

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Manufacturers of Famciclovir in Pakistan

Amson Genome Novartis

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