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
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