About Centrex 500mg
Centrex 500mg contains of the antiviral HIV generic drug Valacyclovir as its active ingredient. Centrex 500mg is actually a pro-drug which means Centrex 500mg is a medication or compound that is metabolized in the body to become an active pharmaceutical drug.
Upon intake of Valacyclovir, Centrex is quickly converted into Acyclovir, a drug that has demonstrated antiviral activitiy against herpes viruses and varicella zoster virus. This centrex drug actually stops or slows the growth of these viruses inside the body, thus helping the body fight off the viral infection.
What is Centrex 500mg?
Centrex 500mg is an antiviral drug. Centrex slows the growth and spread of the herpes virus to help the body fight the infection.
Uses of Centrex 500mg
Centrex is used to treat infections caused by herpes viruses, including genital herpes, cold sores, and shingles (herpes zoster) in adults.
How Centrex 500mg working?
Centrex 500mg is an antiviral medication and belongs to class that called synthetic nucleoside analogues. Centrex 500mg works by blocking the viral DNA replication a process essential for the virus to grow and multiply. This medication thus stops the virus from spreading in the body.
How is Centrex 500mg used?
Centrex 500mg comes as a generally tablet to take by mouth. Centrex 500mg is usually taken every 8 hours (three times a day) for 7 days to treat shingles. To treat genital herpes Centrex 500mg is usually taken twice a day for 5 days. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully, and discuss with your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand.
Take valacyclovir online exactly as directed. Do not take more or less of Centrex 500mg or take Centrex 500mg more often than prescribed by your doctor. Use Centrex 500mg medication as soon as possible after symptoms appear. To be Continue to take Centrex 500mg even if you feel well.
Centrex 500mg Dosage
Contraindication Of Centrex 500mg
Centrex 500mg tablets are contraindicated in patients who have had a demonstrated clinically significant hypersensitivity reaction (e.g., anaphylaxis) to valacyclovir dosage, acyclovir, or any component of the formulation
Centrex 500mg Indications
Take Centrex 500mg medicine exactly as instructed by the doctor. Ensure that proper hygiene measures are adopted. Close monitoring of liver function and kidney function may be necessary while receiving Centrex 500mg medicine based on the clinical condition.
Side effects Of Centrex 500mg
feeling of tiredness
easy bruising or unusual bleeding
red or pink urine
feeling week or tired
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Centrex 500mg
Discuss with your doctor and pharmacist if you are allergic to acyclovir, valacyclovir, or any other drugs.
Discuss with your doctor and pharmacist what prescription and nonprescription medications you are taking.
Ask your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding. If you become pregnant while taking valacyclovir hydrochloride, call your doctor.
Storage Conditions for Centrex 500mg
Store Centrex 500mg at room temperature away from light, heat, water, moisture, pets, and children.