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Brand name: Elovax One Dose TM

Active ingredients: famciclovir

What it is used for

ELOVAX ONE DOSE is indicated for the treatment of recurrent herpes labialis (cold sores) in immunocompetent adults aged 18 years and over.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Store in a Dry Place
  • Shelf lifetime is 15 Months.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

White, oval, film coated, biconvex tablets debossed with "FV 500" on one side and no markings on the reverse side

Images are the copyright of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription.It is Schedule 3 : Pharmacist Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient famciclovir

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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