Florenal - synthetic antiviral drug.

Pharmacological action

Florenal effectively inhibits the multiplication of viruses that cause mucous membranes and skin: adenovirus, Herpes zoster, Herpes simplex.  Florenal drops

Product form

There are three effective dosage forms florenal:

  • 0, 5% ointment florenal in tubes of 10 g;
  • eyedrops florenal (0, 1% solution);
  • ophthalmic drugs oval film dispensers of 30 pieces.

Indications florenal

Florenal according to the instructions recommend using the following diseases:

  • herpetic recurrent aphthous stomatitis;
  • herpetic eye disease;
  • simple and recurrent herpes skin;
  • Shingles.


Florenal not be used in patients hypersensitive to the drug.

Instructions for use florenal

When keratoconjunctivitis, keratitis and adenoviral conjunctivitis ointment lay behind the eyelid three times a day at the beginning of treatment and then twice a day (morning and evening). The duration of the ointment is dependent on the severity of eye injuries. When superficial lesions ointment florenal used according to instructions from one to two weeks. At advanced stages of the disease ointment is used for at least one to two months. If there is no effect after ten days of application considering alternative treatments.

In the case of viral infection of the skin ointment applied to the affected areas by the band or open by two or three times a day for 10 to 15 days. In recurrent disease treatment must be repeated.

Drops florenal buried under the instruction as follows: retracted lower eyelid, eyedrops and blink briefly. Each eye was dropped one drop of up to six times per day. The most effective treatment is considered combined effect drops and ointments.

Eye film with tweezers lay in the space between the eyeball and the eyelid and keep eyes at rest for 30-60 seconds (before wetting and transfer film rubbery state). The procedure is repeated about two times per day.

Side effects florenal

Ointments generally does not cause allergic rashes and toxicoderma and well tolerated in most cases.  As an ointment florenal

Drops florenal and eye films may cause the following short-term side effects:

  • watery eyes;
  • dermatosis century;
  • foreign body sensation
  • burning sensation in the eye.

The efficacy in the treatment of children florenal

The effectiveness of florenal ointment in the treatment of various forms of herpetic stomatitis in children clinically proven staff of the department of pediatric dentistry Moscow Eye Clinic. The study involved one hundred children aged from one year to ten years. The structure of the complex and symptomatic treatment included topical application of the ointment. The ointment was used to complete epithelization of affected areas of the oral mucosa. Children Treatment was well tolerated, side effects were observed.