VIRABAN Aciclovir 5% Cream prevents and treats cold sores (Herpes simplex). It contains an antiviral aciclovir for treatment of the Herpes viral infection and prevents it from spreading.
Viraban can also help shorten the healing time of cold sores already visible. You should start treatment as soon as you feel the tingling that indicates a cold sore is developing.
Zovirax Cold Sore Cream contains the antiviral medication aciclovir, which is used to treat cold sores of the lips and face due to Herpes Simplex virus infection. It relieves painful symptoms and speeds up the healing process.
A tingling sensation on the lips or face is the warning sign the virus has been activated, and if used at this early stage, within 24 hours of the first tingle, Zovirax cold sore cream may prevent the cold sore from developing.
Zovirax cold sore cream can be used at any stage of infection, to prevent spread of infection, reduce and relieve painful symptoms, and speed up the healing process to help heal blisters and sores caused by the infection.