Acyclovir Velpharm  

Acyclovir Velpharm



Active ingredient (INN)
Composition (active ingredients)
acyclovir - 200,0 mg; 400,0 mg
Фармакотерапевтическая группа
antiviral agent
Pharmacotherapeutic group
tablets of 200 mg and 400 mg № 20, 30
Сonditions of supply
on prescription


Treatment of infections of the skin and mucous membranes caused by the herpes simplex virus, including primary and recurrent genital herpes
  • prevention of relapse of herpes simplex virus infections in patients with normal immune status;
  • prevention of herpes simplex virus infections in immunocompromised patients;
  • treatment of chickenpox and herpes zoster (early treatment of herpes zoster with acyclovir has an analgesic effect and can reduce the incidence of postherpetic neuralgia).
Dosage regimen

Dosage regimen

The drug can be taken with meals, since eating does not significantly violate its absorption. Tablets should be washed down with a full glass of water.


treatment of infections caused by the herpes simplex virus: 200 mg orally 5 times a day, the course of treatment is 5 days, but can be extended with severe primary infections; in case of severe immunodeficiency or in case of malabsorption from the intestine, the dose of the drug can be increased to 400 mg

Children aged 3 years and older

treatment of herpes simplex virus infections; prevention of herpes simplex virus infections in immunocompromised patients

Ages 3 years and older

same doses as for adults

Elderly patients

the likelihood of kidney failure in elderly patients must be taken into account, the dose should be adjusted in accordance with the degree of renal failure


There are contraindications, consult with a specialist before use