Entarica -0.5 Tablet is an antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of virus in human cells. This stops the virus from producing new viruses and clears up your infection.
In Depth Information on Entarica Tablet
Expert advice for Entarica Tablet
You have been prescribed Entarica -0.5 Tablet for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.
It may also be used in combination with other medicines for the treatment of HIV infections.
Take it with food, as this increases the absorption of the medicine into the body.
Entarica -0.5 Tablet may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
You may still develop infections or other illnesses associated with viral infection while taking this medication.
You can also pass on HIV or HBV to others. Don't share needles or personal items that can have blood or body fluids on them.
During treatment and for at least six months after stopping this medicine, regular blood tests are needed to monitor your liver function, level of hepatitis B virus and blood cells in your blood.
Entarica Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Entarica Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Entarica -0.5 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.
Entarica -0.5 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Entarica -0.5 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Entarica -0.5 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Entarica -0.5 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Entarica -0.5 Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Entarica -0.5 Tablet is recommended.
If you miss a dose of Entarica -0.5 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.
User Submitted Feedback For Entarica -0.5 Tablet
What were the side-effects while using Entarica -0.5 Tablet?
No Side Effect
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What are you using Entarica Tablet for?
Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection
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Baraclude is a trade name for active drug Entarica. Entarica is an antiviral drug and is used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus
Q. What is Entarica monohydrate?
Entarica monohydrate is the salt form of active drug Entarica which is used in the preparation of different formulations (eg. Tablets). It has the same antiviral activity like Entarica and is used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus
Q. Is Entarica/baraclude effective?
Baraclude is a trade name for active drug Entarica and is used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus. It is effective if used as advised by your doctor. The effectiveness of Entarica may vary depending upon individual cases
Q. What are the side effects of baraclude?
Baraclude is a trade name for active drug entecavir and has the same side effects as entecavir
Q. How does baraclude work?
Baraclude is a trade name for active drug entecavir. Entecavir is an antiviral drug and works by blocking the DNA synthesis in hepatitis B virus, a process essential for the virus to grow and multiply. It stops the virus from spreading in the body
Q. Does Entarica work/how fast does Entarica work?
Entarica is an antiviral drug used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus. It is effective if used as advised by your doctor. The effectiveness and duration of treatment may vary upon individual response
Q. Does Entarica affect sperm or cause weight gain?
No. Entarica has no known effect on sperm or increasing body weight.