Dosing InformationThe dose of this medication your healthcare provider recommends will depend on the severity of the condition being treated. As always, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Aclovate Dosage for more information.)
Side Effects of AclovateJust like any medicine, Aclovate may cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the drug will experience problems. Most people tolerate it quite well. If reactions do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects of Aclovate include but are not limited to:
- Itching and burning
- Dry skin
(Click Aclovate Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug InteractionsAclovate may react with a few other medications (see Aclovate Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Aclovate if you:
- Have any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives
- Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Aclovate and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding (see Aclovate and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Aclovate Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)