|Vectavir Cold Sore Cream||penciclovir 1% w/w||Brand||New Zealand||2g tube||OTC||$14.54||Add|
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Vectavir is used in the treatment of cold sores. Use Vectavir at the first sign of a cold sore, such as itching, burning or tingling. Even if the cold sore is at the blister stage, Vectavir will help speed up the healing process, reduce pain and get you back to normal.
DIRECTIONS: Adults and Children over 12 years: Apply a small amount of cream every 2 hours during the day, at least 6 times a day, and continue for 4 days.
PRECAUTIONS: Wash your hands before and after use. Not recommended for children under 12 years of age. Consult your doctor before treatment if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not allow others to touch your cold sore, use or share your towel as cold sores are infectious. Avoid kissing. For external use only. Do not use in the eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if tube seal is broken.
INGREDIENTS: Penciclovir 1% w/w. Contains propylene glycol as a preservative.
fantastic for cold sores. Have it in my car, my bedside table and my purse just in case I feel one coming on. And it's a small fraction of the price they charge in USA.