Home>Frithvir>frithvir 0.5mg tablet

Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet

icon
La Renon Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Composition for Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primary uses of Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet

MRP
750
₹75/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Frithvir Tablet

uses

Uses of Frithvir Tablet

Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of HIV infection and chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.
uses

Frithvir Tablet side effects

Common

Fatigue, Headache, Nausea, Dizziness.

uses

How to use Frithvir 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. Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Frithvir Tablet works

Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.

In Depth Information on Frithvir Tablet

Expert advice for Frithvir Tablet

  • Do not discontinue taking entecavir without your doctor’s advice.
  • Entecavir should be taken on an empty stomach. Please follow the instructions of your doctor.
  • Do consult your doctor before taking entecavir, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
  • Do consult your doctor before taking entecavir, if you are breast-feeding.
  • Do not drive or operate machines if you feed dizzy, tired or sleepy after taking entecavir.
  • Do consult your doctor before taking entecavir if you have Kidney disease, any other liver disease or a liver transplant.
  • Consult your doctor before taking entecavir, if you have AIDS or HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection. Tests for HIV should be performed before taking entecavir in suspected individuals.
  • Inform your doctor, if you have taken medicines containing active drug lamivudine (Epivir, Epzicom, Trizivir) or telbivudine. Inform your doctor about all medications you have received in the past for treatment of hepatitis B.
  • Worsening of hepatitis B may occur while taking entecavir and upon discontinuation. Liver function tests must be conducted while on treatment and upon discontinuation.
  • Immediately report symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and stomach pain to your doctor. These might indicate development of a life-threatening side effect of entecavir called lactic acidosis (excess lactic acid in blood). Lactic acidosis occurs more often in women, particularly if they are very overweight.
video imgplay img
Frithvir Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Frithvir Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Frithvir 0.5mg 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
Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Frithvir Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Frithvir 0.5mg 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.

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet

Survey Participants: 1
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”

Frequently asked questions about Frithvir Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Entecavir

Baraclude is a trade name for active drug Frithvir. Frithvir is an antiviral drug and is used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus
Frithvir monohydrate is the salt form of active drug Frithvir which is used in the preparation of different formulations (eg. Tablets). It has the same antiviral activity like Frithvir and is used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus
Baraclude is a trade name for active drug Frithvir 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 Frithvir 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
Frithvir 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
No. Frithvir has no known effect on sperm or increasing body weight.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Frithvir with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Frithvir with Ganciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ganciclovir: Ganguard, Cytogan, Gavir
Frithvir with Acyclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Frithvir with Valacyclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Valacyclovir: Zimivir, Valcet, Valtoval, Valamac
Frithvir with Famciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Famciclovir: Virax FC, Famcimac, Famtrex, Penvir
Frithvir with Ribavirin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ribavirin: Rebetol
Frithvir with Valganciclovir
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Valganciclovir: Cymgal, Cmvee, Valgacel, Valcept, Valgan
Frithvir with Allopurinol
LIFE-THREATENING
Frithvir with Netilmicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Netilmicin: Netilmac, Netsafe, Netspan, Ntn, Netromycin, Netilcin
Frithvir with Streptomycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Streptomycin: Ambistryn-S, Streptomycin
Frithvir with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab
Frithvir with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard, Phenotone, Epitan
Frithvir with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Frithvir with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Frithvir with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin
Frithvir with Tobramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tobramycin: Tobo, Tobrasulf, Toracin, Tobamist
Frithvir with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide, Librate, Serelib, Tribrium, Cebrum
Frithvir with Nicergoline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion, Nicerbium
Frithvir with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Frithvir with Nalbuphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Rubuphine, Nalfy, Nacphin
Frithvir with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Frithvir with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Frithvir with Kanamycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Kanamycin: Kanamac, Kancin
Frithvir with Etizolam
SERIOUS
Frithvir with Gentamicin
SERIOUS
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Frithvir 0.5mg Tablet: HZF, DGN, VRS, AYU, DPL, MMS, LHA, SAF, MDO, PMA, NDP, MPC, RDH, PEN, INC, SWA, JVN, DLP, IPL, HTS, JVO, MSD, STA, OHM, SWP, GTK, SDM, SGH, HIP, 9T9, GNC, NVY, AAR, CLT, MAX, ABP, MLC, AYM, ARD, RHW, NVL, MAK, NNH, DPP, OLT, DAO, HNP, BSN, HBV, TRP, GHR, EVP, HGI, GTC, EMB, HMP, JIV, NXG, HPC, KHC, HSP, BAP, RPI, WHL, SHC, SGC, BLE, RPP, BIO, P2P, PWN, SCH, BBS, PVP, SVS, ENP, KMC, QTM, PLT, ATL, TNH, RJH, ADT, TOM, SYN, MAM, BDN, RSS, AGT, SHP, VDH, QLF, THP, ESY, DFP, HEX, VNS, OIP, FGH, PRN, GPP, SSA, NAS, SBA, BHM, ZEL, MDH, BAL, DVH, EQN, DHR, SBL, NSL, ATP, SLN, KHH, WSI, BHP, RSA, SVH, USF, OWP, AAY, NTB, UMP, IAD, ANT, ZVP, RHL, DYG, JSL, RUS, LCC, PNT, HAT, PTI, RKS, BTM, RWP, GPT, RDR, BMJ, SJP, GBL, AMR, SHD, TFP, SRG, PPR
cross img