the package insert of the medicine Fanclomax. Active principles Fanciclovir.
The remedy Fanclomax was indicated for the treatment of acute infections caused by the virus Herpes zoster and for the acute treatment of genital herpes infections.
When should I not use?
you should Not use the Fanclomax when there is sensitivity to the fanciclovir and to the components of the formula, as well as other drugs of the same group as the Penciclovir.
In patients with kidney problems should be done a dose adjustment.
The Fanclomax should not be used during pregnancy or in women who are breastfeeding unless the potential benefits of treatment outweigh any possibility of risk.
Tell your doctor the occurrence of pregnancy during treatment or after its termination.
Inform your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
Follow the guidance of your doctor, always respecting the schedules, doses and duration of treatment.
How to use?
Infections with Herpes zoster: Adults: 250 mg three times a day for seven days.
treatment must be started as early as possible in the course of the disease, immediately after diagnosis.
the First episode of genital herpes infections: Adults: 250 mg three times a day for five days. It is recommended that treatment is started as soon as possible after onset of lesions.
acute Infections recurrent genital herpes: Adults: 125 mg twice a day for five days. It is recommended to start the treatment during the initial period of onset of symptoms or as soon as possible after onset of lesions. Elderly: No need for any change in the dosage, the less that present problems in the kidneys.
do Not stop treatment without the knowledge of your doctor.
What are the evils that can cause me?
The Fanclomax can have undesirable effects, such as headache, nausea, vomiting, confusion especially in the elderly, hallucinations, nausea and skin problems.
Warnings and Precautions
what should I know before using?
Tell your doctor the appearance of reactions to unpleasant, such as headache and nausea.
Tell your doctor about any medicine you are using, before the commencement, or during the treatment.
do NOT TAKE MEDICINE WITHOUT the KNOWLEDGE OF YOUR DOCTOR, CAN BE HAZARDOUS TO YOUR HEALTH.
what to do if someone use a larger amount than is recommended?
If there is use of a larger amount than the one indicated should be to seek medical guidance.