Herpesvirus Nucleoside Analog DNA Polymerase Inhibitor

DrugDrug NameDrug Indication
DB00299PenciclovirUsed to treat recurrent cold sores on the lips and face from various herpesvirus invections.
DB00577ValaciclovirFor the treatment or suppression of cold sores (herpes labialis), herpes zoster (shingles), genital herpes in immunocompetent individuals, and recurrent genital herpes in HIV-infected individuals.
DB00787AcyclovirFor the treatment and management of herpes zoster (shingles), genital herpes, and chickenpox.
DB00426FamciclovirFor the treatment of acute herpes zoster (shingles). Also for the treatment or suppression of recurrent genital herpes in immunocompetent patients and treatment of recurrent mucocutaneous herpes simplex infections in HIV infected patients.