Evirenz 200mg Tablet

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Evirenz 200mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
288.9
₹28.89/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Evirenz Tablet

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Uses of Evirenz Tablet

Evirenz 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
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Side effects of Evirenz 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 Evirenz 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 Evirenz 200mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Evirenz Tablet works

Evirenz 200mg tablet prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.

In Depth Information on Evirenz Tablet

Expert advice for Evirenz 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 Evirenz 200mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Efavirenz with alcohol may cause liver problems.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Evirenz 200mg 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
Evirenz 200mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Evirenz 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Evirenz 200mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Evirenz 200mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Evirenz 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Evirenz 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Evirenz 200mg 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

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