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.