Used for the treatment of herpes simplex virus infections of the skin and mucous membranes including initial and recurrent genital herpes (excluding neonatal HSV and severe HSV infections in immunocompromised children).
-Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. The usual dose is one 200mg tablet taken four times a day
-You should space your dose by at least four hours. Suggested times are: 7am, 11am, 3pm, 7pm, and 11pm
-You should take Acyclovir 200 mg Tablets for five days, or longer if your doctor asks you to.
Headache, feeling dizzy, diarrhea, stomach pains or rash may occur
Consult your doctor or pharmacist prior to starting or stopping a new medication