[Acyclovir-induced acute renal failure: An under-estimated secondary effect?].

The increasing use of oral or IV acyclovir to treat infections caused by herpesviridae family involves a rise in the number of observed adverse effects. Neuro- and nephrotoxicity are most serious observed and reported secondary effects. The monitoring of renal function is essential to detect these cases since it develops as a non-oliguric renal failure… CONTINUE READING