Famtrex Tablets ARE CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK.
New stocks are expected Soon.
As an alternative we offer Virovir Tablets manufactured by FDC Limited, India, which has the same active ingredient as Famtrex Tablets.
What is Famciclovir?
Famciclovir (Famtrex tablets) is used for treating herpes zoster infection (shingles). Famtrex is available in strengths of 250 mg and 500 mg.
Name of Drug
Famciclovir Tablets: We supply Famtrex manufactured by Cipla Ltd.
Manufacturer of Famtrex Tablets (Famciclovir Tablets)
Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient
The active Pharmaceutical Ingredient present in Famtrex tablets is Famciclovir.
Uses of Famciclovir Oral Tablets (Famtrex)
Famciclovir Tablets are used for treating herpes zoster infection (shingles). Famciclovir (Famtrex) is also used to treat recurring herpes skin infections in patients who also have HIV infection. Famciclovir is used in patients who have a weakened immune system to treat recurring cold sores and to treat or suppress recurring genital herpes. Famtrex may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Famciclovir Oral Tablet (Famtrex) – Dosage
Use Famciclovir Oral tablet (Famtrex) as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Take Famciclovir by mouth with or without food. If stomach upset occurs, take with food to reduce stomach irritation.
If you are treating genital herpes or cold sores, start using Famciclovir oral at the first sign of an outbreak or cold sore as directed by your doctor.
If you are treating shingles, cold sores, genital herpes, or herpes skin infection, take Famtrex tablets for the full course of treatment. Keep taking it even if you feel better in a few days.
If you are using Famciclovir to suppress genital herpes, continue to take Famciclovir tablets even if you feel well. Do not miss any doses.
Drug Class and Mechanism
Famciclovir is an antiviral. It works by blocking reproduction of the virus.
Missed Dose Instructions for Famtrex Tablets
If you miss a dose of Famciclovir, (Famtrex tablets) take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Storage Instructions For Famciclovir Tablets
Store Famciclovir Tablets between 15°C and 30°C (59°F and 86°F). Keep Famtrex out of the reach of children.
Warnings and Precautions to be taken when using Famciclovir Tablets (Famtrex)
Before using Famciclovir 250 mg or 500 mg tablets please inform your doctor all the medicines that you take including no prescription medications, over the counter medicines and herbal remedies. Do NOT use Famciclovir Tablets if:
- you are allergic to any ingredient in Famciclovir Tablets or to penciclovir
- you have galactose intolerance, severe lactase deficiency, or glucose-galactose absorption problems
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may interact with Famciclovir. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
- if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
- if you are taking any prescription or non prescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
- if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances
- if you have kidney problems
Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Famciclovir. However, no specific interactions with Famciclovir (Famtrex) are known at this time.
Possible Side Effects of Famciclovir Tablets
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects of Famtrex persist or become bothersome:
- Diarrhea; gas; headache; tiredness; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
- Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); change in the amount of urine produced; confusion; delirium; disorientation; hallucinations; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin.
Buy Famciclovir 250 mg and 500 mg Oral Tablets (Famtrex) Online
You can buy Famciclovir Tablets online from the Swiss Pharmacy.
Famtrex is available in pills of 250 mg and 500 mg. The 250 mg tablets are priced at $3.55 per unit for an order of 180 pills whereas the 500 mg tablets are available for only $4.35 per unit when you place an order for 140 pills.
This Product was added to our catalogue on Monday, 17. August 2009.
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