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Important: The information below refers to medicines available in the United States that contain acyclovir.

Medications containing acyclovir:

acyclovir systemic

Brand names: Zovirax, Sitavig
Drug class(es): purine nucleosides
Acyclovir systemic is used in the treatment of:

acyclovir topical

Brand names: Zovirax Cream, Zovirax Ointment
Drug class(es): topical antivirals
Acyclovir topical is used in the treatment of:

Multi-ingredient medications containing acyclovir:

acyclovir/hydrocortisone topical

Brand names: Xerese, Lipsovir
Drug class(es): topical steroids with anti-infectives
Acyclovir/hydrocortisone topical is used in the treatment of:

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.