Description of the medicine: Penciclovir (Penciclovir)
9- [4-hydroxy-3- (hydroxymethyl) butyl] guanine.
Synonym: Vectavir, Vectavir.
The metabolite of famciclovir.
According to the spectrum of antiviral activity and indications for use, it is close to famciclovir.
Assign mainly locally.
Apply 1% cream to the affected skin every 2 hours for 4 days.
It can also be used orally: in case of acute herpes infection, 0.25 g each; in postherpetic neuralgia, 0.5 g 3 times a day for 1 week.
Release form: 1% cream in tubes on 2 and 5 g.