Acyclovir is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat infections caused by the herpes viruses. Common infections treated include shingles, genital herpes, chicken pox and cold sores. The drug works by slowing the growth and the spread of the herpes virus. All in all, this drug does not cure herpes. It works by lessening the symptoms.
Dosage of Generic Zovirax (Acyclovir):
Other Herpes medications: