Viferon candles

Viferon is an antiviral, antimicrobial agent.

Pharmacological action

Viferon - a complex, which contains a human interferon, ascorbic acid, alpha-tocopherol acetate. The drug has immunostimulating, antiviral effect.

Interferon, which is part of Viferon not a direct antiviral agent, but acts on the virus-infected cell so that it stops the process of its development. Also interferon stops reproduction of some bacteria.

Ascorbic acid in combination with tocopherol acetate is a powerful antioxidant.

There are also reviews of viferon, saying that its use helps to significantly reduce the dosage and duration of treatment with antibiotics, cytostatics, hormones.

Product form

Producing Viferon ointment and Viferon candles for use rectally.

Instructions for use Viferon

According to the instructions in Viferon candles used in the treatment of infectious inflammatory diseases, including SARS, pneumonia (chlamydia, bacterial, viral), sepsis, meningitis. There are positive reviews of viferon used for the treatment of intrauterine infections, including herpes, cytomegalovirus, candida, chlamydia, mycoplasma.

Also applicable Viferon for children, adults in the treatment of hepatitis B, C, D.

Participants Viferon candles in the treatment of urogenital infections, including in pregnancy: cytomegalovirus infection, chlamydia, ureaplasma, trichomoniasis, bacterial vaginosis, bacterial vaginosis, HPV infection, mycoplasma, recurrent vaginal candidiasis.

Viferon ointment is used for lesions of the skin and mucous herpetic nature, for the treatment of HPV infection (genital warts, warts vulgar, Bowenoid papulosis).

mode of application

Children up to 7 yrs. appoint one candle Viferon containing 150t.ME interferon; Viferon for children over 7 yrs. adults and applied in an amount of one candle comprising 500t. 1 million. or 3 million. IU of interferon.

Infants in the treatment of inflammatory infectious diseases appoint 1st candle Viferon 150t.ME two p / day every 12 hours. Duration of treatment - 5d.

Viferon for children with viral hepatitis appoint counting 3mln.ME per sq.m. body surface / day.

For the treatment of hepatitis B in adults appoint 1mln.ME 3mln.ME or - on the 1st candle Viferon two p / day with an interval of 12 hours. The course of treatment -10dn. is taking the drug every day, and after - 3 p / week for six months of the year.

For the treatment of pregnant women with urogenital infection at time 28-34ned. appoint 150T. ME - 2 candles / day with a break of 12 hours. one day. The therapeutic course - 10 candles. For a period of 35ned. and before delivery - 500tME two candles / day from  Viferon ointment
 12h interruption. everyday. The course of treatment - 5d.

Viferon for treatment of influenza and other acute respiratory viral infections in the amount prescribed 500t.ME two candles / day with an interval of 12 hours. everyday. The course of treatment - 5d.

Viferon ointment applied daily to the affected area 3-4 p / day, gently rubbing. The course of treatment according to the instructions Viferon - 5-7dn.

side effects

In ointments Viferon no side effects, and candles can sometimes cause itching, hives, which pass through the three days after the cancellation of funds.


As indicated in the instructions Viferon not prescribed for the individual sensitivity to the drug components.