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Zovirax Pregnancy


  • Pill
  • Oral suspension
  • Dissolving tablet extended release
  • Cream, gel, or ointment
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Is Zovirax (Acyclovir) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is B. It is advised that you: Probably safe

Zovirax (Acyclovir) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • Most people (including pregnant women) usually take the oral medication without experiencing any side effects.
  • Downsides
  • No info available
  • Tips
  • No info available
  • Risks
  • No info available
Source: FDA package insert