MTW NHS Trust West Kent CCG

Drug Status Key

  • Preferred
  • Second Line
  • Third Line
  • Specialist Initiation
  • Hospital Only
  • Not Approved for Formulary

Antivirals (eye infection)

Treatment of viral eye infections may be needed for up to 3 weeks and should continue for at least 3 days after healing is complete.

Discontinuation of Zovirax (Aciclovir) eye ointment

Stock of Zovirax (Aciclovir) eye ointment (3% w/w) is anticipated to continue to be available in the UK until the end of June 2019, subject to demand. There is no other branded or generic aciclovir eye ointment available. Please refer to the UKMI memo on the discontinuation of Zovirax Eye Ointment for further information on treatment options.

Pack Price
5 gram £19.99