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ABHOPE 300MG TABLET

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Composition for ABHOPE 300MG TABLET

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Primary uses of ABHOPE 300MG TABLET

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Abhope Tablet

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Uses of Abhope Tablet

ABHOPE 300MG TABLET is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
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Abhope Tablet side effects

Common

Fatigue, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Ear infection, Nasal infection, Throat infection, Skin rash, Fever, Chills, Abnormal dreams, Dizziness.

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How to use Abhope 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. ABHOPE 300MG TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Abhope Tablet works

ABHOPE 300MG TABLET prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.

In Depth Information on Abhope Tablet

Expert advice for Abhope Tablet

  • Abacavir may cause serious or life-threatening allergic reaction. Stop taking abacavir immediately, if you develop such reaction.
  • Tell your doctor if you have or had kidney/ liver disease (including hepatitis), if you smoke/drink large amounts of alcohol, have high blood pressure or diabetes, as abacavir may increase your risk of having a heart attack.
  • You should not take abacavir tablets with other products containing abacavir.
  • Do not stop taking abacavir even for a short period of time; doing so may worsen your condition. 
  • Do not drive or operate machinery while using abacavir unless you are feeling well. 
  • Abacavir does not prevent the spread of HIV virus to others through blood or sexual contact. Take the required precautions to prevent transmission.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Abhope Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Abhope Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Abacavir with alcohol may cause minor drug interactions which may not be clinically relevant in all patients.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
ABHOPE 300MG TABLET may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
ABHOPE 300MG 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
ABHOPE 300MG TABLET does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
ABHOPE 300MG TABLET is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of ABHOPE 300MG TABLET is recommended.
Talk to your doctor in case you have serious kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
ABHOPE 300MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of ABHOPE 300MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of ABHOPE 300MG TABLET is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Abhope Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of ABHOPE 300MG TABLET, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Abhope Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Abacavir

Abhope works by blocking the function of reverse transcriptase, which inhibits replication of HIV thereby decreasing its level in the blood
Q. Is abacavir a protease inhibitor?
Abacavir is not a protease inhibitor. It inhibits the activity of reverse transcriptase
Abhope or Abhope sulfate is used to treat HIV infection along with other medications. Abhope-lamivudine is a combination drug used to treat HIV infection
Abhope may cause a serious or life-threatening allergic or hypersensitivity reaction. Hypersensitivity reaction symptoms usually includes fever and skin rash, nausea, vomit, diarrhea, abdominal pain, loss of appetite, severe tiredness, headache, joint or muscle pain, swelling of the neck, shortness of breath, sore throat, cough and occasionally inflammation of the eye (conjunctivitis), mouth ulcers, low blood pressure, tingling or numbness of the hands or feet. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience one or more such symptoms and stop taking Abhope immediately
Abhope is a generic name.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Abhope with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Abhope with Ganciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ganciclovir: Ganguard, Cytogan, Gavir
Abhope with Ribavirin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ribavirin: Rebetol
Abhope with Valganciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Valganciclovir: Cymgal, Cmvee, Valgacel, Valcept, Valgan
Abhope with Allopurinol
LIFE-THREATENING
Abhope with Acyclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Abhope with Valacyclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Valacyclovir: Zimivir, Valcet, Valtoval, Valamac
Abhope with Famciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Famciclovir: Virax FC, Famcimac, Famtrex, Penvir
Abhope with Tobramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tobramycin: Tobo, Tobrasulf, Toracin, Tobamist
Abhope with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab
Abhope with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Abhope with Etizolam
SERIOUS
Abhope with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Abhope with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin
Abhope with Streptomycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Streptomycin: Ambistryn-S, Streptomycin
Abhope with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Abhope with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard, Phenotone, Epitan
Abhope with Netilmicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Netilmicin: Netilmac, Netsafe, Netspan, Ntn, Netromycin, Netilcin
Abhope with Nicergoline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion, Nicerbium
Abhope with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Abhope with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide, Librate, Serelib, Tribrium, Cebrum
Abhope with Gentamicin
SERIOUS
Abhope with Kanamycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Kanamycin: Kanamac, Kancin
Abhope with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Abhope with Nalbuphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Rubuphine, Nalfy, Nacphin
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