Acivir Cream is an antiviral cream that treats herpes labialis and other skin diseases caused by the Herpes simplex virus. It stops the virus from multiplying in skin cells and hence aids in the healing of the illness.
Acivir Cream should only be applied to the skin. Use it according to your doctor’s instructions for dosage and duration. Before using the ointment, make sure the afflicted region is clean and dry. Before and after using this drug, thoroughly wash your hands. To avoid spreading the illness, avoid touching the sores with your hands or a towel.