Active ingredient


Description of the drug : 

Famciclovir is an antiviral.

Indications :

This product is used primarily in cats with infections caused by the herpes virus.

Contraindications :

Do not use famciclovir, unless otherwise advised by a veterinarian, in animals allergic to this product or penciclovir or in those with kidney disease.

For more information on this subject, it talk to a veterinarian or consult the insert that accompanies this product.

Side effects :

This medication seems to be very well tolerated in cats. Rarely, their water consumption may increase and their appetite may decrease.

For more information on other possible side effects, please refer to the insert that accompanies this product.

Recommended monitoring :

Make sure that the animal's condition improves and that it does not suffer from any side effects.

For long-term use, it is recommended to have the renal function of the animal evaluated regularly by a veterinarian.

Interactions with other drugs : 

Famciclovir may interact with probenecid.

It is important to notify the veterinarian if your pet is already receiving this medication before starting famciclovir.

Storage :

At room temperature. Excess heat or cold should be avoided.

Warning :

This medication can be given with food.

This product controls the viral infection but does not heal it. In fact, an animal infected with the Herpes virus stays with it for the rest of his life. During periods of stress, this virus can resurface and cause a recurrence of symptoms.

Keep out of the reach of children and animals.

In the presence of severe, worsening or persistent side effects, contact a veterinarian as soon as possible .