Penvir (250 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

Penvir (250 mg) - Famciclovir- Tablet is manufactured by Kris (Hetero Healthcare Ltd) and the main constituent generic drug is Famciclovir- 250 mg.

Penvir (250 mg) Tablet Medicine Details

Side Effects

Headache, dizziness, constipation, paresthesia, migraine, nausea, diarrhoea, vomiting, flatulence, abdominal pain, fatique, hallucination, confusion, pruritus, abdominal pain, fever, rash and dysmenorrhoea.


Herpes zoster (shingles).
Acute treatment of recurrent episodes of genital herpes.
Supression of recurrent episodes of genital herpes.
Acute treatment of recurrent mucocutaneous herpes in HIV infected patients.
1st episodes of genital herpes.
Recurrent herpes lablalis.

Contra Indications



Renal impairment.


The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.29.83 in India as of date.


Penvir (250 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Famciclovir- 250 mg.

Medicine Name: Penvir (250 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Kris (Hetero Healthcare Ltd)
Generic Molecule: Famciclovir

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