Efavir 600mg Tablet

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Cipla Ltd

Composition for Efavir 600mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
1893.47
₹63.12/Tablet
30 tablets in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Efavir Tablet

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Uses of Efavir Tablet

Efavir 600mg Tablet is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
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Side effects of Efavir Tablet

Common

Rash, Headache, Dizziness, Decrease in granulocyte count, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Sleepiness, Vomiting, Allergic reaction, Nausea, Abnormal dreams, Fatigue, Increased liver enzymes, Anxiety, Fever, Itching, Difficulty in paying attention, Increased triglyceride level in blood.

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How to use Efavir 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. It is better to take Efavir 600mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Efavir Tablet works

Efavir 600mg tablet prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.

In Depth Information on Efavir Tablet

Expert advice for Efavir Tablet

  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of mental illness or convulsions (fits or seizures).
  • Ensure that efavirenz is always taken in combination with other anti-HIV medicines and never alone.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop signs of dizziness, difficulty sleeping, drowsiness, difficulty concentrating or abnormal dreaming or any signs of skin rash or inflammation or infection.
  • Take the required precautions to prevent transmission as efavirenz does not prevent the spread of HIV virus to others through blood or sexual contact.
  • Do not drive if you have taken efavirenz as it may cause dizziness.
  • Do take if  allergic to efavirenz or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if sufering  with severe liver disease.
  • Avoid if patient is Pregnant or breastfeeding women.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Efavir 600mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Efavirenz with alcohol may cause liver problems.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Efavir 600mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Efavir 600mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Efavir 600mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Efavir 600mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Efavir 600mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Efavir 600mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Efavir 600mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Efavir 600mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Peptiran 75mg/5ml Syrup, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Efavir 600mg Tablet

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