Evirenz 600mg Tablet

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Evirenz 600mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
2232.68
₹74.42/Tablet
30 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Evirenz Tablet

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Uses of Evirenz Tablet

Evirenz 600mg 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 600mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Evirenz Tablet works

Evirenz 600mg 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 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
Evirenz 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
Evirenz 600mg 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 600mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Should avoid potentially hazardous tasks such as driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
SAFE
Evirenz 600mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Evirenz 600mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Rantac 50mg/2ml Injection, Peptiran 75mg/5ml Syrup, Aciloc 25mg Injection, Onabet Powder

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