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Zovirax® is a drug that is used to treat shingles, genital herpes, and chickenpox. These conditions are caused by viruses, and Zovirax works by preventing the viruses from multiplying. It is available in a number of forms, including tablets, capsules, and an oral suspension. Common side effects include nausea, diarrhea, and headaches.
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