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Enteca 1 Tablet

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Primary uses of Enteca 1 Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Enteca Tablet

Uses of Enteca Tablet

Enteca 1 Tablet is used in the treatment of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.

Enteca Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Enteca are Headache, Dizziness, Tiredness, Nausea.

How to use Enteca 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. Enteca 1 Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Enteca Tablet works

Enteca 1 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 Enteca Tablet

Expert advice for Enteca Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Enteca 1 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.
  • Enteca 1 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.
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Enteca Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Enteca Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Enteca 1 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
CAUTION
Enteca 1 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Enteca 1 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Enteca 1 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Enteca 1 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Enteca 1 Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Enteca 1 Tablet is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Enteca Tablet?

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If you miss a dose of Enteca 1 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Enteca Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Entecavir
Q. What is Enteca/baraclude used for?
Baraclude is a trade name for active drug Enteca. Enteca is an antiviral drug and is used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus
Q. What is Enteca monohydrate?
Enteca monohydrate is the salt form of active drug Enteca which is used in the preparation of different formulations (eg. Tablets). It has the same antiviral activity like Enteca and is used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus
Q. Is Enteca/baraclude effective?
Baraclude is a trade name for active drug Enteca 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 Enteca 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 Enteca work/how fast does Enteca work?
Enteca 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 Enteca affect sperm or cause weight gain?
No. Enteca has no known effect on sperm or increasing body weight.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Enteca with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Enteca with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin
Enteca with Tobramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tobramycin: Bactob
Enteca with Alprazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Alprazolam: Eurolam
Enteca with Tramadol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tramadol: Tremash, Tropidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Enteca with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobazam: Risure
Enteca with Amikacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Amikacin: Mikasun, Vizocin
Enteca with Gentamicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gentamicin: Begenta
Enteca with Lorazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lorazepam: Psycopan
Enteca with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun

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