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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 herpes zoster; cold sores; herpes simplex, suppression; herpes simplex, mucocutaneous/immunocompetent host; herpes simplex, mucocutaneous/immunocompromised host 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)
magnesium stearate
polyethylene glycol
sodium starch glycolate type A potato
titanium dioxide
Note: Inactive ingredients may vary.

Other Labelers / Repackagers:

NDC CodeLabeler / Repackager
49999-0308 Lake Erie Medical and Surgical Supply (repackager)
54868-4009 Physicians Total Care Inc. (repackager)

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