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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
DENAVIR should be applied every 2 hours during waking hours for a period of 4 days. Treatment should be started as early as possible (i.e., during the prodrome or when lesions appear).
Dosage Forms And Strengths
Each gram of DENAVIR contains 10 mg of penciclovir in a cream base, which is equivalent to 1% (w/w).
Storage And Handling
DENAVIR is supplied in a 1.5 gram and 5 gram tube containing 10 mg of penciclovir per gram.
Store at 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F); excursions permitted to 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].
September 2013. Manufactured for Prestium Pharma, Inc. Newtown, PA 18940 by Novartis Pharma GmbH, Wehr, Germany Denavir® is licensed to Prestium Pharma, Inc. from Denco Asset, LLC. Revised: September 2013
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/25/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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