Basic Information on Zovirax
What If I Take an Overdose?People who take too much Zovirax may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Kidney damage.
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Zovirax Overdose for more information.)
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?If you do not take your Zovirax as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Zovirax tablets are available in the following strengths:
- Zovirax 400 mg
- Zovirax 800 mg.
Zovirax capsules are available in one strength -- Zovirax 200 mg.
Zovirax suspension is available in one strength -- Zovirax Suspension 200 mg per 5 mL (200 mg per teaspoonful).
Currently, both brand-name and generic versions of Zovirax are licensed for sale (see Generic Zovirax).