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2018 Price of Docosanol
Abreva 10% cream
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What is Docosanol
Docosanol is a drug used for topical treatment for recurrent herpes simplex labialis episodes (episodes of cold sores or fever blisters). A saturated 22-carbon aliphatic alcohol, docosanol exhibits antiviral activity against many lipid enveloped viruses including herpes simplex virus (HSV). Docosanol inhibits fusion between the plasma membrane and the herpes simplex virus (HSV) envelope, thereby preventing viral entry into cells and subsequent viral replication.
Docosanol mechanism of action
Docosanol works by inhibiting fusion between the human cell plasma membrane and the herpes simplex virus (HSV) envelope, thereby preventing viral entry into cells and subsequent viral replication. Unlike other cold-sore antivirals, docosanol does not act directly on the virus, and as such it is unlikely it will produce drug resistant mutants of HSV.
Dosage forms of Docosanol
1-Docosanol Behenic alcohol
Glaxo Smith Kline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (Us) Llc
Herpes simplex virus
Indication of Docosanol
For the topical treatment of recurrent oral-facial herpes simplex episodes (cold sores or fever blisters).
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