Bonafton a drug refers to a group of antiviral.

 Bonafton formula

Pharmacological action

It refers to an antiviral drug active against herpes simplex virus, which causes damage to the skin and mucous membranes as well as some types of adenovirus, which causes ocular, respiratory, intestinal.

Product form

Bonafton produced in the form of ingestible tablets for 0, 025 and 0 g of 1 and 0 as 05% ophthalmic ointment and the ointment into tubes and jars for topical administration on 0, 25% 0, 5% and 1 %.


According to the instructions, bonafton used for such diseases:

- Herpetic keratitis - inflammation of the cornea, which is caused by the herpes simplex virus;

- Skin disease of viral etiology (warts, herpes simplex, herpes zoster, etc.);

- Herpetic stomatitis - a disease of the oral cavity, which is caused by the herpes virus;

- Gingivitis - inflammation of the gums that causes cold sores;

- Genital herpes;

- Genital warts;

- Other diseases of the skin and mucous membranes of viral etiology.

Instructions for use and dose bonafton

According to the instructions to bonafton, diseases of the eye adult prescribe medication in the form of tablets and ointments.

Tablets bonafton be taken orally after ingestion dose 0 1 r 3 to 4 times per day. Babies bonafton appoint 0, 025 g 1-4 times, given the age of the child. In ocular diseases, besides tablets administered ointment bonafton 0, 05%, which is necessary for a lower eyelid from 3 to 4 times per day.

 Bonafton ointment
 When herpetic keratitis and adenoviral keratoconjunctivitis in the surface manifestation for treatment use only ointment bonafton that lay behind the eyelid 3-4 times a day. The course of treatment varies from 7do 10 days.

Simple and herpes zoster: tablets bonafton to 0, 1g taken 3-5 times a day, is used bonafton ointment to the affected areas 2 to 3 times a day.

Genital herpes infection: application of the ointment from 4 to 6 times a day. The cycle of treatment: three times for 5 days at intervals of 1-2 days.

Skin disorders in children: Ointment bonafton 0, 25% or 0 5% 3or administered 4 times a day in the course of two weeks or credited tablets: 025 g of 2-4 times per day, given age.

Oral diseases of viral etiology: tablets bonafton to 0, 1g take from 3 to 4 times a day treatment of 10 to 20 days. Topical application in the form of ointments assumes its application to the affected areas 4-6 times a day. In uncomplicated course of the disease can assign 0, 25% ointment bonafton, with extensive erosion - 0, 5%.

side effects

According to the instructions to bonafton, its topical application in the form of ointment can cause skin irritation which disappears after discontinuation.

Application bonafton as tablets can cause headache or diarrhea. These phenomena are rapidly after discontinuation of the drug.


According to the instructions to bonafton, contraindication to its use is the increased sensitivity to the drug.