What is Qvir?
QVIR Kit contains a combination of Atazanavir, Ritonavir, Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate and Emtricabine. It is used in the treatment of HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) infection in adults, and in some cases adolescents. Atazanavir and Ritonavir are protease inhibitors and Emtricitabine and tenofovir disoproxil fumarate are nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors so QVIR works via two different mechanisms of action making it very effective.
Qvir Kit Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Qvir Kit Composition and Active Ingredients
• Ritonavir (100 Mg)
• Tenofovir (300 Mg)
• Emtricitabine (200 Mg)
• Atazanavir (300 Mg)
Qvir Kit Side effects
The most commonly reported side effects during trials were nausea, jaundice, scleral icterus, and rash. Tell your doctor if you feel unwell or develop any other side effects while taking QVIR
Qvir Kit Precautions
Before taking QVIR, make sure you have told your doctor of any medicines you are currently taking, particularly any other antiretrovirals. If you have received treatment for HIV in the past, make sure your doctor is aware of this treatment. QVIR is classified as Pregnancy Category B. It should only be used during pregnancy if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the fetus. Do not breastfeed while taking QVIR. QVIR should not be used to treat chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV).
Qvir Kit Precautions & How to Use
– Avoid spreading of HIV virus to others
– Consult a doctor if you have haemophilia or pancreatitis
– Deep or rapid breathing
– Do not take tenofovir with other drugs that can potentially damage kidneys
– Do physical examination of fat redistribution
Frequently asked Questions for Qvir Kit
Q. Can Qvir Kit be used for HIV and AIDS?
Yes, hiv and aids are among the most common reported uses for Qvir Kit. Please do not use Qvir Kit for hiv and aids without consulting first with your doctor. Click here to find out what other patients report as common uses for Qvir Kit.
Q. Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when eating Qvir Kit medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if eating the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Qvir Kit. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
Q. Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body’s dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Q. Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.
Q. Is Qvir Kit safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.