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Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Abamune L Tablet

Abamune L Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Tiredness
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Allergic reaction
  • Depression

How to use Abamune L Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Abamune L Tablet works

Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet is a combination of two anti-HIV medicines: Abacavir and Lamivudine. They prevent HIV (virus) from multiplying, thereby reducing the amount of virus in your body. They also increase the CD4 cell (white blood cells that protect against infection) count in your blood.

Abamune L Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet. Taking Abacavir with alcohol may cause minor drug interactions which may not be clinically relevant in all patients.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines which slows down or stops the progression of HIV infections.
  • It may also be used for preventing HIV and should be started within 72 hrs of an exposure to HIV.
  • Take it with food, as this increases the absorption of the medicine into the body.
  • Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Skipping doses increases the risk of treatment failure. Make sure that you take all your doses at the correct time.
  • Always practice safe sex while taking Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet. Don't share needles or personal items that can have blood or body fluids on them.
  • It may cause weakening of your bones. Exercise regularly and take calcium and vitamin D supplements as suggested by your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Abamune L

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i have unprotected sex with my friend. Can I take any drugs now to prevent any STD/HIV infection
Dr. Shyam Gupta
Sexologist
Hello PATIENT to 1mg. There is some medicine for prophylactic but you need to see physician for prescription and better you check HIV status of both partner
hello, one of my frnd suffering with hiv infection from last 2yrs her cd4 is more than 470 and viral load is zero undetectable now she is using art medicines i have doubt that can we have to use art medicine in the whole life or can we stop it once we get viral load zero
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
You still need to be on ART even if the viral load is undetectable
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References
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  2. Abacavir and lamivudine. Research Triangle Park, North Carolina: GlaxoSmithKline; 2004 [revised Mar. 2017]. [Accessed on 10 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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  4. Lamivudine. South Ruislip, Middlesex: Aurobindo Pharma - Milpharm Ltd.; 2012 [revised 24 Jun. 2018]. [Accessed 10 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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