Viranz 600mg Capsule

Veritaz Healthcare Ltd

Composition for Viranz 600mg Capsule

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30 capsules in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Viranz Capsule


Uses of Viranz Capsule

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

Side effects of Viranz Capsule


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.


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. Viranz 600mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

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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Special precautions for Viranz 600mg Capsule
Taking Efavirenz with alcohol may cause liver problems.
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.
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.
Viranz 600mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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.
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.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Peptiran 75mg/5ml Syrup, Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Azibey 200mg Suspension
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