acyclovir definition

  • noun:
    • A synthetic purine nucleoside analog, C8H10N5O3, produced from guanine and utilized in the treating herpes simplex, herpes zoster, and varicella zoster virus infections.
    • An antiviral medicine found in the treatment of vaginal herpes.
    • an oral antiviral drug (trade title Zovirax) always treat genital herpes; cannot cure the disease but relieves signs and symptoms

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