Zovirax Cold Sore Cream is a topical treatment for cold sores, medically known as Herpes Labialis.
Zovirax contains Aciclovir which is an antiviral medicine commonly used in viral skin infections by attacking the virus directly and preventing it from reproducing. Use at the first signs of a cold sore (tingling or itchy sensation around the mouth) or use it when blisters have formed to accelerate healing.
- 2g Cream.
- Handy pump-action tube.
- Contains Aciclovir.
- Can be used at any stage of a cold sore.
How to use
Adults and children - Apply 5 times daily for at least 4 days starting at the first signs of a cold sore. If healing has not occurred, treatment can be continued for up to 10 days.
100mg Aciclovir Equivalent to 5% w/w, Poloxamer 407, Cetostearyl Alcohol, Sodium Laurilsulfate, White, Soft Paraffin, Arlacel 165 (Macrogol Stearate 100 and Glycerol Monostearate), Liquid Paraffin, Dimeticone, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water.