You need to take medicine inside. Admission is not dependent on eating.
When herpes zoster form: dosage 2 table. 3 rubles / day. For 1 week. (the most effective this drug will be if it is applied within 2 days from the moment of appearance of signs of the disease).
In the case of prevention of recurrence of infection due to herpes simplex virus: patients who have a healthy immune status should use 1 table. 1 rub. / Day.
In the case of herpes simplex, (including genital herpes, as well as its relapses) it is necessary to drink 1 table. Twice a day. Treatment course is 5 days. If there is severe symptoms and long treatment is required, the course can be prolonged up to 10 days.
Patients with immunodeficiency should use 1 table. Twice a day.
As a prophylaxis of cytomegalovirus, children over 12 years of age, as well as adults, are prescribed medication at a dosage of 4 tablets. Four times a day as soon as possible after transplantation.
When renal insufficiency is required, adjust the dosage:
Patients with simple (including genital) herpes in the case of a creatinine clearance rate of less than 15 ml / min should drink 1 table. 1 rub. / Day;
To prevent the recurrence of herpes simplex (in the case of a creatinine cleansing factor less than 15 ml / min or hemodialysis) 0.5 tablets should be used. 1 pp. / Day;
Patients with herpes zoster with a creatinine ratio of 15-30 ml / min should drink 2 tablets. Twice a day; if the creatinine clearance is less than 15 ml / min, 2 tablets per day is sufficient.
When preventing cytomegalovirus: clearance 50-75 ml / min - 3 tablets. Four times a day; 25-50 ml / min - 3 tablets. Three times a day; 10-25 ml / min - 3 tablets. Twice a day; less than 10 ml / min, and also in case of dialysis - 3 tablets. 1 rub. / Day.