Fenistil Pentsivir

Фенистил Пенцивир Drug photo

The description is actual on 30.03.2016

  • Latin name: Fenistil Pencivir
  • ATH code: D06BB06
  • Active ingredient: Pentsiklovir (Penciclovir)
  • Producer: Novartis Pharma Produktions GmbH (Germany)


Pentsiklovir, tsetomakrogol, alcohol cetostearyl, soft white paraffin, dye ferrous oxide, liquid paraffin, propylene glycol, water sterile.

Release form

Cream of 1% with the tinting effect for external use, brown color, in aluminum tubas on 2 and 5 g in cardboard packaging.

Pharmacological action


Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics


Antiviral drug, is highly active in relation to the Herpes simplex viruses of two types, a virus Epstein-Barre, Varicella zoster and a cytomegalovirus. The mechanism of effect of drug is directed to blocking of process of reproduction of a virus which is long time in an organism of many people in an inactive form. Starting factors of activation of reproduction of a virus are the syndrome of chronic fatigue, ORZ disease, cold what emergence of fever in the form of bubble rashes with localization on lips or around them is result of. Use of drug promotes recovery acceleration, decrease in expressiveness of pain, reduction of risk of a transmission of infection.


As Fenistil Pentsivir is applied outwardly, system absorption is practically absent, and it is not possible to reveal drug in blood or urine of patients. Pentsiklovir after penetration into the cells affected with a virus is transformed to the triphosphate of a pentsiklovir having the expressed pharmacological activity. In the struck cells remains for 12 hours.

Indications to use

Treatment of simple recurrent herpes with preferential localization in lips.


  • hypersensitivity to a famtsiklovir and a pentsiklovir;
  • age till 12 flyings;
  • at pregnancy and a lactation — according to strict indications.

Side effects

Local reactions after putting drug in the form of burning, numbness, tingling are possible.

Cream Fenistil Pentsivir, application instruction (Way and dosage)

It is applied outwardly, the small volume of drug is squeezed out on a cotton plug or a finger-tip and applied on a site of skin or mucous, affected with herpes. Procedure is repeated in 2 hours to 7-8 times a day for 4 days.

Fenistil Pentsivirom is recommended to begin treatment at the first signs of emergence of an infection. The application instruction Fenistil Pentsivir indicates the need to observe the term and treatments by drug, even in cases if symptoms of a disease disappeared after the first two days of treatment. Cream Fenistil Pentsivir should be applied only on sites of lips and skin around a mouth which are struck with herpes. Drug cannot be applied on mucous a nose, an oral cavity, generative organs and eyes.

Consultation of the doctor is necessary for patients with the weakened immunity. In the absence of effect after 4 days of treatment or an aggravation of symptoms — see a doctor.


Data are absent.


The expressed clinical manifestations at interaction with other HP are not revealed.

Terms of sale

Without recipe.

Storage conditions

Not to freeze. To store at a temperature up to 25 °C.

Period of validity

3 years.


Drugs analogs which have the similar ATH code and therapeutic action: Agerp, Atsivir, Atsik, Acyclovir, Atsiklostad, Vartek, Viroleks, Gerpevir, Gerpetad, Gerpferon, Zovirax, Medical OVIR, Provirsan and others.

About Pentsivir Fenistil

About Pentsivir Fenistil in the majority favorable:

  • "… Excellent drug. Herpes is a problem of all my life. Caught a cold a little — and at once all lips in herpes. Tried many ointments and cream, I use Fenistil Pentsivir now. The effect is good, usually in 2-3 days of rash dry out. Besides, there is no strong burning. Also I recommend to all brothers and sisters by misfortune in parallel to spend on drink the dietary supplement improving immunity or tincture of a purple cone-flower".


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Section: Antiviral
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Education: Graduated from Sverdlovsk medical school (1968 - 1971) as "Paramedic". Graduated from the Donetsk medical institute (1975 - 1981) as "An epidemiologist, a hygienist". Passed postgraduate study in the Central scientific research institute of epidemiology Moscow (1986 - 1989). An academic degree – the candidate of medical sciences (degree is awarded in 1989, protection – the Central scientific research institute of epidemiology Moscow). Numerous advanced training courses are studied in epidemiology and infectious diseases.

Experience: Work as the manager of department of disinfection and sterilization of 1981 - 1992. Work as the manager of department of especially dangerous infections of 1992 - 2010. Teaching activity at Medical institute 2010 - 2013.

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