Acyclovir vs Zostavax

Acyclovir
Zostavax
Other name: Zovirax Zovirax
Other name: Varivax Varivax
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Helpfulness
for Shingles
1.6
Concern level
1.7
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Shingles
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Herpes
Method of use:
Ointment, Pill
Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Aciclovir (International Nonproprietary Name) or acyclovir (United States Adopted Name, former British Approved Name), chemical name acycloguanosine, abbreviated as ACV,is a guanosine nucleic acid analogues antiviral drug, marketed und...
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Zostavax is a attenuated vaccine developed by Merck & Co. which has been shown to reduce the incidence of herpes zoster by 51.3% in a study of 38,000 adults aged 60 and older who received the vaccine. The vaccine also reduced by 66.5% the number of cases...
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Top Concerns
Acy
Rash
8
Tiredness
4
Acne
3
Common Cold
3
Depression
3
Allergy
3
Nausea
2
Nerve Pain
2
Anxiety
1
Sore Throat
1
Top Concerns
Zos
Rash
9
Pneumonia
5
Nerve Pain
4
Allergy
3
CLL
3
MS
2
Leukemia
2
Immunosuppressive State
2
Burning
2
Severe Pain
1
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Acy
Zos
3
0
Common Cold
Acy
Zos
3
0
Depression
Acy
Zos
3
0
Allergy
Acy
Zos
3
3
Nausea
Acy
Zos
2
0
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Acy
Zos
2
4
Anxiety
Acy
Zos
1
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Acy
Zos
1
0
Rash
Zos
Acy
9
8
Pneumonia
Zos
Acy
5
0
Nerve Pain
Zos
Acy
4
2
Allergy
Zos
Acy
3
3
CLL
Zos
Acy
3
0
MS
Zos
Acy
2
0
Leukemia
Zos
Acy
2
0
Immunosuppressive State
Zos
Acy
2
0
Burning
Zos
Acy
2
0
Severe Pain
Zos
Acy
1
0
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About Acyclovir
Aciclovir (International Nonproprietary Name) or acyclovir (United States Adopted Name, former British Approved Name), chemical name acycloguanosine, abbreviated as ACV,is a guanosine nucleic acid analogues antiviral drug, marketed und...
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Acyclovir
About Zostavax
Zostavax is a attenuated vaccine developed by Merck & Co. which has been shown to reduce the incidence of herpes zoster by 51.3% in a study of 38,000 adults aged 60 and older who received the vaccine. The vaccine also reduced by 66.5% the number of cases...
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