Viranz 600mg Capsule

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Veritaz Healthcare Ltd

Composition for Viranz 600mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
1922.5
₹64.08/Capsule
30 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Viranz Capsule

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Uses of Viranz Capsule

Viranz 600mg Capsule is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
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Side effects of Viranz Capsule

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 Viranz Capsule

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 Viranz 600mg Capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Viranz Capsule works

Viranz 600mg capsule prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.

In Depth Information on Viranz Capsule

Expert advice for Viranz Capsule

  • 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 Viranz 600mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Efavirenz with alcohol may cause liver problems.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Viranz 600mg Capsule 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
Viranz 600mg Capsule 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
Viranz 600mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Viranz 600mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Viranz 600mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Viranz 600mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Viranz 600mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Viranz 600mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Rantac 50mg/2ml Injection, Peptiran 75mg/5ml Syrup, Onabet Powder, Onitraz 100mg Capsule

Patient Concerns

Substitutes for Viranz

No substitutes found for this medicine
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