Scientific Name: Acyclovir
Brand Name: Sitavig, Xerese, Zovirax
Company Owner: Actavis elizabeth llc, Apotex inc etobicoke site, Belcher pharmaceuticals inc, Dava pharmaceuticals inc, Genpharm inc, Ivax pharmaceuticals inc sub teva pharmaceuticals usa, Lek pharmaceutical and chemical co dd, Mylan pharmaceuticals inc, Ranbaxy laboratories ltd, Roxane laboratories inc, Stason industrial corp, Teva pharmaceuticals usa inc, Teva pharmaceuticals usa, Watson laboratories inc, Glaxosmithkline, Actavis mid atlantic llc, Hi tech pharmacal co inc, Carlsbad technology inc, Mylan laboratories inc, Abbott laboratories, Baxter healthcare corp anesthesia and critical care, Apothecon inc div bristol myers squibb, App pharmaceuticals llc, Bedford laboratories div ben venue laboratories inc, Hospira inc, Teva parenteral medicines inc
Mechanism Of Action Acyclovir is becomes acyclovir monophosphate due to the action of viral thymidine kinase.
Description of the Drug: Acyclovir is a guanosine analog used to treat herpes simplex, varicella zoster, herpes zoster.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00787