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Vira Eye Ointment

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Vira Eye Ointment

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Acyclovir साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Vira Information

Vira Benefits & Uses

Vira is used to treat the following -

Vira Dosage & How to Take

Acyclovir Topical एक एंटीवायरल दवा है। यह मानव कोशिकाओं में वायरस के गुणन को रोकता है। इस प्रकार यह वायरस को नए वायरस बनाने से रोक देता है।

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Vira

Acyclovir

Vira Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Vira is used -

  1. Stinging in the Eyes
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Abdominal Pain Unknown
  4. Confusion
  5. Hallucinations
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Dizziness Unknown
  8. Drowsiness
  9. Fatigue Unknown
  10. Headache Mild
  11. Hepatitis
  12. Jaundice Unknown
  13. Skin Rash Mild
  14. Increased Liver Enzymes
  15. Erythema

Vira Related Warnings

Is the use of Vira safe for pregnant women?

Vira is safe to take during pregnancy.

Safe

Is the use of Vira safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Vira for breastfeeding are little to none, so you can take it without doctor's advice.

Mild

What is the effect of Vira on the Kidneys?

Vira is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Vira on the Liver?

Vira is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Vira on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Vira on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Vira with Other Drugs

Vira should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Vira Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Vira unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Dehydration
  3. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Vira

Is this Vira habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Vira.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Vira does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, Vira does not show any kind of adverse effect.

Safe

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Vira is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Vira Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Vira

It is safe to take [Medication] with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Vira

Chances of side effects of drinking alcohol while taking Vira are low. If you feel any adverse effects, please seek medical advice as soon as possible.

Mild

Vira से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

Question 7 months ago

Can I take Vira with azithromycin?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Vira can be taken with azithromycin. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking this drug then do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

Question 6 months ago

Can I take Vira with paracetamol?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS, General Physician

Yes Vira can be taken with paracetamol. Paracetamol does not interfere with the efficacy of Vira. Hence, it is alright to take them together. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking this drug do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

Question 10 months ago

Can Vira prevent chickenpox?

Dr. Manoj Meena MBBS, General Physician

No, Vira does not prevent chickenpox. Clinical studies suggest that Vira alone cannot prevent chickenpox caused by varicella-zoster virus (VZV) in immunocompromised patients (weak immune system) but Vira can successfully treat chickenpox with the combination of other antiviral drugs.

Question over 1 year ago

How long can I safely take Vira?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Take Vira as directed by your doctor. Do not take this medicine longer than prescribed to avoid unpleasant side effects.

Question 11 months ago

Does Vira prevent transmission of herpes?

Dr. Kapil Sharma MBBS, General Physician

No, Vira does not prevent the transmission of herpes simplex virus type-2 (HSV-2) in patients who are immunocompromised (weak immune system). Clinical studies have shown that it is not effective in preventing the transmission of herpes. Hence, you are recommended to use barrier methods such as a condom during intercourse to prevent the transmission of herpes.

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सामग्री For 1 Tube(S) (5 Gm Eye Ointment Each)

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