Your symptoms prescribe improve during your treatment with acyclovir. Do not use medications using this valacyclovir while using acyclovir. Seniors are more likely to have reduced kidney function and therefore are at greater risk of experiencing the side effects of acyclovir.
Possible side effects of Scanovir include:
Scanovir is used to treat diseases such as: Cold Sores, Herpes Simplex, Herpes Simplex - Congenital, Herpes Simplex Encephalitis, Herpes Simplex, Mucocutaneous/Immunocompetent Host, Herpes Simplex, Mucocutaneous/Immunocompromised Host, Herpes Simplex, Suppression, Herpes Zoster, Infectious Mononucleosis, Mononucleosis, Ramsay Hunt Syndrome, Varicella-Zoster.
When used to treat ulcers in the duodenum, the recommended adult dose is 20 mg taken once daily for 2 to 4 weeks.