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  • Zovirax Cold Sore 5% w/w Cream Aciclovir Tube 2g

Product description

Directions for use: Apply the cream liberally to completely cover the whole of the affected area. Apply to the affected area five times a day at approximately 4 hourly intervals for four days.

If your cold sore has not healed after this time, you can use the cream for up to 10 days in total. If your cold sore has not healed fully after 10 days or if it gets worse at any time, contact your doctor.

See enclosed leaflet for further details. As with all medicines if you are currently taking any other medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product

  • Specifications

    PRODUCT - EXTENDED ATTRIBUTES Manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline (Ireland) Limited Country_of_Origin United Kingdom Pack_Unit_Type Hanger Item_Size 2 Item_Size_Unit g Pack_Volume 63.75 Pack_Volume_Unit CCM Pack_weight 16 Pack_Weight_Unit G Pack_length 30 Pack_Width 25 Pack_Height 85 Pack_Dimension_Unit MM Return_To_Address GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (Ireland) Limited, 12 Riverwalk, CityWest Business Campus, Dublin 24, Ireland. Manufacturers_Address PA holder: GlaxoSmithKline (Ireland) Limited, 12 Riverwalk, CityWest Business Campus, Dublin 24, Ireland. Email_Helpline customer.relations@gsk.com Storage_Type Ambient

  • Suitable for

    KEEP OUT OF THE SIGHT AND REACH OF CHILDREN As we are always looking to improve our products, our formulations change from time to time, so please always check the product packaging before use.

  • Warnings and cautions

    Directions for use: Apply the cream liberally to completely cover the whole of the affected area. Apply to the affected area five times a day at approximately 4 hourly intervals for four days. If your cold sore has not healed after this time, you can use the cream for up to 10 days in total. If your cold sore has not healed fully after 10 days or if it gets worse at any time, contact your doctor. See enclosed leaflet for further details. As with all medicines if you are currently taking any other medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product

  • How to use

    For cutaneous use. Talk to your doctor before using this cream: If you are pregnant or breastfeeding or if you have been told by your doctor that you have a weakened immune system. If symptoms persist, consult your doctor. Do not exceed the stated dose. Do not use in eyes or on genitals. For external use only For general sale without a prescription. Do not store above 25ºC. Do not refrigerate. KEEP OUT OF THE SIGHT AND REACH OF CHILDREN As we are always looking to improve our products, our formulations change from time to time, so please always check the product packaging before use

  • Ingredients

    Contains 5% w/w Aciclovir, Also contains: Dimeticone, Propylene Glycol (E1520), Poloxamer 407, Glycerol Monostearate, Macrogol Stearate 100, Cetostearyl Alcohol, Sodium Laurilsulfate, White Soft Paraffin, Liquid Paraffin and Purified Water, See leaflet for further information