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Zovirax (Acyclovir) - Encephalopathy - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Encephalopathy (10)

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Zovirax (Acyclovir) where reactions include encephalopathy. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

Possible Zovirax side effects in 78 year old female

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2012-07-17

Patient: 78 year old female

Reactions: Drug Clearance Decreased, Renal Disorder, Dialysis, Drug Level Increased, Restlessness, Encephalopathy

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax

Other drugs received by patient: Aspirin; Rocephin; Ampicillin; Statins; Loxonin; Lyrica; Vancomycin



Possible Zovirax side effects in 63 year old female

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2012-04-30

Patient: 63 year old female, weighing 47.0 kg (103.4 pounds)

Reactions: Femur Fracture, Scab, Encephalopathy, Rash, Dyslalia, Convulsion, Groin Pain, Dysarthria, Joint Range of Motion Decreased, Pleural Effusion, Altered State of Consciousness

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Herpes Zoster
    Start date: 2011-01-01
    End date: 2011-01-01

Valtrex
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Encephalitis Viral
    Start date: 2011-01-01
    End date: 2011-01-01



Possible Zovirax side effects in 66 year old male

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2012-03-06

Patient: 66 year old male, weighing 62.0 kg (136.4 pounds)

Reactions: Agitation, Scab, Abnormal Behaviour, Encephalopathy, Delirium, Logorrhoea, Insomnia, Psychiatric Symptom, Hallucination, Blister

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax
    Dosage: 250mg per day
    Start date: 2010-09-05

Zovirax
    Dosage: 750mg per day
    Indication: Herpes Zoster
    Start date: 2010-09-02
    End date: 2010-09-04

Other drugs received by patient: Itraconazole; Cortril; Baraclude; Rabeprazole Sodium; Cotrim; Isoniazid



Possible Zovirax side effects in 69 year old female

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2012-02-21

Patient: 69 year old female

Reactions: Abasia, Ataxia, Encephalopathy, Toxicity To Various Agents, Gait Disturbance, Altered State of Consciousness, Dyslalia

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax



Possible Zovirax side effects in 50 year old male

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2011-12-28

Patient: 50 year old male

Reactions: Dysarthria, Encephalitis, Cerebral Atrophy, Encephalopathy, Altered State of Consciousness, Dyslalia, Cerebellar Atrophy

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-04-20
    End date: 2011-04-22

Valtrex
    Dosage: 500mg per day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Herpes Zoster
    Start date: 2011-04-18
    End date: 2011-04-18



Possible Zovirax side effects in male

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2011-12-07

Patient: male, weighing 55.0 kg (121.0 pounds)

Reactions: Encephalopathy, Altered State of Consciousness

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax

Other drugs received by patient: Yodel S; Lorelco; Aspirin; Sigmart; Risperdal; Diltiazem HCL



Possible Zovirax side effects in female

Reported by a pharmacist from Japan on 2011-11-30

Patient: female, weighing 45.0 kg (99.0 pounds)

Reactions: Encephalopathy, Tremor

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax



Possible Zovirax side effects in female

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2011-11-29

Patient: female, weighing 45.0 kg (99.0 pounds)

Reactions: Encephalopathy, Tremor

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax



Possible Zovirax side effects in 50 year old male

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2011-11-09

Patient: 50 year old male

Reactions: Dysarthria, Encephalopathy, Encephalitis, Altered State of Consciousness

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication
    Start date: 2011-04-20
    End date: 2011-04-22

Valtrex
    Dosage: 500mg per day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Herpes Zoster
    Start date: 2011-04-18
    End date: 2011-04-18



Possible Zovirax side effects in female

Reported by a physician from Japan on 2011-11-03

Patient: female

Reactions: Renal Failure, Malaise, Encephalopathy, Coordination Abnormal

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Zovirax
    Dosage: 500mg per day
    Indication: Herpes Zoster

Valtrex
    Dosage: 3g per day
    Administration route: Oral
    Indication: Herpes Zoster

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