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Valaciclovir Tablet 500mg

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Valaciclovir is a treatment to help combat the symptoms of genital herpes available through the ChemistDirect.co.uk Online Doctor Service. Genital herpes is a common sexually transmitted infection which is caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). It causes blisters on the genitals and surrounding areas which can be painful. In order to qualify for this item you will need to complete a medical questionnaire which will be approved by our qualified doctor before the medicine is dispatched.

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Genital herpes is a common infection of the herpes simplex virus (HSV). It causes painful blisters on the genitals and surrounding areas. Genital herpes is contracted through intimate sexual contact. It can affect any mucus membrane such as the mouth which can lead to cold sores.

Valaciclovir is a treatment for genital herpes which belongs to a group of medicines known as antivirals and it works by killing or stopping the growth of viruses called herpes simplex (HSV), varicella zoster (VZV) and cytomegalovirus (CMV). It can also be used to treat shingles and cold sores.

This treatment can be obtained through our Online Doctor service. Simply add to basket and head to the checkout to begin your consultation.

Take Valaciclovir exactly as your doctor has advised you.

For an outbreak of herpes, the typical dose is to take 1, 500mg tablet of Valaciclovir twice a day.

Read all packaging and leaflets thoroughly before taking Valaciclovir treatments.

Please note, like all medicine, Valaciclovir tablets can cause side effects although this does not apply to everyone who has taken them. Side effects are usually temporary with continued treatment or disappear when you stop tacking the medicine.

Before taking your medicine please read the patient information leaflet in detail to acquaint yourself with the potential side effects.

If you have any questions or concerns, please speak to your GP in the first instance. Alternatively, contact our Online Clinic team for further assistance.

Please read all packaging before taking Valaciclovir tablets.

Please contact your doctor or medical practitioner to understand more about the side effects of taking Valaciclovir Tablet 500mg.

The active substance is Valaciclovir. Each film-coated tablet contains valaciclovir hydrochloride. (hydrated) equivalent to 500 mg valaciclovir.

The other ingredients are: Tablet core: Cellulose, microcrystalline, crospovidone (Type A), povidone (K-90), magnesium stearate Film coat: Hypromellose 6cP, indigo carmine aluminium lake (E132), titanium dioxide (E171), macrogol 400, polysorbate 80.

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