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.
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.
Do not use if: you have a known hypersensitivity to penciclovir, famciclovir or any other ingredient in this product.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if: you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Not recommended for children under 12 years of age. The cream should only be used on cold sores on the lips and face. It is not recommended for application to mucous membranes. Particular care should be taken to avoid application in or near the eye.
Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional.
Penciclovir 1% W/W