BRAND NAME: HERPIRID CREAM
Aciclovir and Lignocaine Cream is prescribed to provide relief from skin infections caused by the Herpes simplex virus such as herpes labialis. It prevents the multiplication of the virus in skin cells and therefore helps in clearing the skin infection. It belongs to a category of medicines called antiviral topical medicine. It is highly beneficial in providing relief from genital herpes and herpes labialis/cold sores (herpes simplex virus infections of the lips and face). Store the Aciclovir and Lignocaine Cream in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight to avoid the contamination of antiviral topical medication.
Use the Aciclovir and Lignocaine Cream as per the dosage and duration prescribed by your doctor. Some users may experience a few side effects such as dry/cracked lips, flaky skin, and temporary burning or stinging sensation. Do not apply Aciclovir and Lignocaine Cream on the cut or bruised area as it may cause irritation or adverse side effects. Inform your doctor if you are allergic to Aciclovir and Lignocaine Cream or similar medicines.
Aciclovir and Lignocaine Cream are primarily used to provide relief from cold sores, genital herpes, or other viral skin conditions. The non-greasy formula of Aciclovir and Lignocaine Cream allows for comfortable use without leaving a residue, making it suitable for daily application. The cream prevents the multiplication of the virus in skin cells and therefore helps in clearing the skin infection. The dual action of Aciclovir and Lignocaine help you get rid of skin infection caused by herpes and helps manage viral infections. While Aciclovir targets the underlying virus, Lignocaine provides immediate relief from pain and itching, enhancing the overall effectiveness of the cream.
Carefully read the instruction manual given along with the ear drops. Apply a thin layer of the cream to the affected area 2-3 times daily or as directed by your healthcare professional. Ensure the affected area is clean and dry before application. Wash your hands thoroughly after use.
Mostly the side effects of Aciclovir and Lignocaine cream are mild to moderate and do not last for a long time. The side effects may not be the same in everyone as they depend on the physiological condition and response to the therapy. Inform your doctor in case the side effects persist with time or get severe. The range of side effects noticed on using the Aciclovir and Lignocaine Cream are mentioned as follows: