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FAMVIR 500 (Famvir 500 mg)

Generic Name: famciclovir

Pill with imprint FAMVIR 500 is White, Elliptical / Oval and has been identified as Famvir 500 mg. It is supplied by Novartis Pharmaceuticals.

Famvir is used in the treatment of cold sores; herpes zoster; herpes simplex, mucocutaneous/immunocompromised host; herpes simplex, mucocutaneous/immunocompetent host; herpes simplex, suppression and belongs to the drug class purine nucleosides. There is no proven risk in humans during pregnancy. Famvir 500 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).

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Generic Name
500 mg
18.00 mm
Elliptical / Oval
Prescription only
Drug Class
Purine nucleosides
Pregnancy Category
B - No proven risk in humans
CSA Schedule
Not a controlled drug
Labeler / Supplier
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Inactive Ingredients
hydroxypropyl cellulose (type h), lactose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, sodium starch glycolate type A potato, titanium dioxide

Note: Inactive ingredients may vary.

Labelers / Repackagers

NDC Code Labeler / Repackager
00078-0368 Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
49999-0308 Lake Erie Medical and Surgical Supply (repackager)
54868-4009 Physicians Total Care Inc. (repackager)

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