|Medicine Name||Valamac 500mg Tablet|
|Manufactured By||Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd|
|Medicine Category||Antivirals Excluding Hiv Products|
|Salt Composition||Valacyclovir (500mg)|
Valamac 500mg Tablet Side Effects
Valamac 500mg Tablet Uses
Valamac 500mg Tablet is an antiviral medicine used in the treatment of herpes labialis, genital herpes infection and herpes zoster infections. It prevents the multiplication of virus in human cells and clears up the infection.Valamac 500mg Tablet should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. It may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose. You should drink plenty of water while on treatment with this medicine as it helps to prevent dehydration and kidney damage.It may lead to a few common side effects like headache, nausea and stomach pain. Inform your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.