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Dinosin 250mg Tablet

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Composition for Dinosin 250mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Dinosin 250mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Dinosin Tablet

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Uses of Dinosin Tablet

Dinosin 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
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Dinosin Tablet side effects

Common

Fatigue, Headache, Nausea, Dizziness.

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How to use Dinosin 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. Dinosin 250mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Dinosin Tablet works

Dinosin 250mg Tablet prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.

In Depth Information on Dinosin Tablet

Expert advice for Dinosin Tablet

  • Take precautions while taking didanosine as it may cause conditions such as peripheral neuropathy (numbness, tingling and pain in arms and legs), changes in eye, pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas), changes in body fat distribution, osteonecrosis (death of bone tissue) and reoccurrence of symptoms from previous infections (Immune Reactivation Syndrome) or opportunistic infections (infections due to weakened immune system). 
  • Seek for immediate medical attention if you develop a condition called as lactic acidosis (increased levels of lactic acid in blood), which can turn fatal if not treated; or if you observe any symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and stomach pain.
  • Inform your doctor if you are suffering from or have a history of pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas), kidney or liver diseases (hepatitis B or C infections)
  • Tell your doctor if you are or are planning to become pregnant. Didanosine if consumed in combination with stavudine during pregnancy may increase the chance of lactic acidosis.
  • Patients who are taking didanosine along with ganciclovir, valganciclovir are more prone to side effects and hence require close supervision.
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Dinosin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Dinosin Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Dinosin 250mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Dinosin 250mg 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
Dinosin 250mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Dinosin 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dinosin 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Dinosin 250mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Dinosin 250mg Tablet is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Dinosin Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Dinosin 250mg 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 Dinosin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Didanosine

Dinosin is an anti-viral drug which is used in treatment of infections caused by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
Dinosin is an antiretroviral drug, which belongs to a group of medicine called as nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs). It works by stopping the virus from multiplying in the body.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Dinosin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Dinosin with Valganciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Valganciclovir: Cymgal, Cmvee, Valgacel, Valcept, Valgan
Dinosin with Allopurinol
LIFE-THREATENING
Dinosin with Ribavirin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ribavirin: Rebetol
Dinosin with Acyclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Dinosin with Ganciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ganciclovir: Ganguard, Cytogan, Gavir
Dinosin with Famciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Famciclovir: Virax FC, Famcimac, Famtrex, Penvir
Dinosin with Valacyclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Valacyclovir: Zimivir, Valcet, Valtoval, Valamac
Dinosin with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin
Dinosin with Netilmicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Netilmicin: Netilmac, Netsafe, Netspan, Ntn, Netromycin, Netilcin
Dinosin with Etizolam
SERIOUS
Dinosin with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Dinosin with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Dinosin with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab
Dinosin with Kanamycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Kanamycin: Kanamac, Kancin
Dinosin with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Dinosin with Streptomycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Streptomycin: Ambistryn-S, Streptomycin
Dinosin with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Dinosin with Tobramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tobramycin: Tobo, Tobrasulf, Toracin, Tobamist
Dinosin with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Dinosin with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide, Librate, Serelib, Tribrium, Cebrum
Dinosin with Nalbuphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Rubuphine, Nalfy, Nacphin
Dinosin with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard, Phenotone, Epitan
Dinosin with Nicergoline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion, Nicerbium
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