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Famvir and associated names

Product name: Famvir and associated names
Also marketed in the EU under the name(s): Famciclovir, Oravir
Active substance: famciclovir
Indication: Varicella zoster virus (VZV) infections – herpes zoster
Famvir is indicated for
- the treatment of herpes zoster and ophthalmic zoster in immunocompetent adults
- the treatment of herpes zoster in immunocompromised adults
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections – genital herpes
Famvir is indicated for
- the treatment of first and recurrent episodes of genital herpes in immunocompetent adults
- the treatment of recurrent episodes of genital herpes in immunocompromised adults
- the suppression of recurrent genital herpes in immunocompetent and immunocompromised adults
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Not applicable

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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
28/07/2010 Referral EMEA/H/A-30/1005 (2010)5326 of 27/07/2010