What is Lamivir Hbv?
Lamivir Hbv Tablet is used for Hiv Infection, Hepatitis B Virus Infection and other conditions.
Lamivir Hbv Tablet contains Lamivudine as an active ingredient.
Lamivir Hbv Tablet works by increasing the number of infection fighting cells in the body.
Detailed information related to Lamivir Hbv Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Lamivir Hbv Tablet Uses
Lamivir Hbv Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
Hepatitis B Virus Infection
Lamivir Hbv Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Lamivir Hbv Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
Increasing the number of infection fighting cells in the body.
Lamivir Hbv Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Lamivir Hbv Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Lamivudine (100 MG)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Lamivir Hbv Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Lamivir Hbv Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Runny Nose
- Hair Loss
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Lamivir Hbv Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Avoid pregnancy
- Discontinue use if rapid increase in aminotransferase levels, progressive hepatomegaly, or metabolic or lactic acidosis of unknown origin
- Have diabetes and renal impairment
- Signs of change in the distribution of fat, erosion of bones, or inflammation of pancreas
- Symptoms like pain or weakness of muscle, numbness or feeling cold in arms or legs, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, lack of breath, aberrant heart rate, dizziness, weak or tired feeling
- Taken medications for AIDS or hepatitis B infection, hairy cell leukemia, or antibiotics for infection
Lamivir Hbv Tablet – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Lamivir Hbv Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Lamivir Hbv Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
Lamivir Hbv Tablet Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Lamivir Hbv Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Lamivir Hbv Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Impaired renal function