X-Vir 0.5mg Tablet
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X Vir Tablet is used for Liver infection, Compensated or decompensated liver disease, Hiv patients infected with hepatitis b virus and other conditions. X Vir Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
X Vir Tablet contains Entecavir as an active ingredient.
X Vir Tablet works by inhibiting the activity of virus.
Natco Pharma manufactures X Vir Tablet.
Detailed information related to X Vir Tablet's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
How To X-Vir 0.5mg Work?
Entecavir belongs to the class of drugs called nucleoside analogues. It works by inhibiting hepatitis B viral polymerase by blocking the reverse transcriptase activity. Thus, it inhibits the synthesis and multiplication of viral DNA.
What is X-Vir 0.5mg Tablet?
X Vir 0.5mg Tablet is an antiviral, which is used to treat hepatitis B. It comes as a tablet as well as a solution and is usually taken once a day. Take this medicine at least 2 hours after or before any meal.
Common side effects of X Vir 0.5mg Tablet include nausea, tiredness, Headache, fatigue. Serious side effects on the other hand include lactic acidosis, liver problems, liver enlargement, puffiness or swelling of the eyelids, fat in the liver.
Some rare side effects noticed in people taking this medicine are trouble sleeping and unusual drowsiness. Apart from that allergic reaction to this medicine may cause hives, itching, and rash. Seek immediate medical attention in case you notice any serious symptoms.
Let your doctor know before he prescribes you X Vir 0.5mg Tablet, if you; have a history of liver problems; have HIV infection; have any kidney problems; are pregnant or breastfeeding; are taking any other prescription or non-prescription medicine.
X Vir 0.5mg Tablet does not prevent spreading of hepatitis B infection through sexual contact.
Drug interaction of X-Vir 0.5mg
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of X Vir 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. X Vir Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Amphotericin B
Side Effects of X-Vir 0.5mg
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of X Vir 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.
- Inability to sleep
- Worsening of hepatitis b infection
- Unusual tiredness
- Loose motions
- Increased levels of liver enzymes in blood
Warning of X-Vir 0.5mg tablet
If you have an allergy to entecavir or any other part of this drug. Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had.
This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs. If you are breast-feeding
Precaution of X-Vir 0.5mg tablet
Before using X Vir Tablet, 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.
- Do not drive or operate machines
- Excess lactic acid in blood
- HIV infection
- Hepatitis B
- Kidney disease, liver disease or a liver transplant
- Pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding
- Take it with empty stomach
- This medication is not a cure for hepatitis
- This medication will not stop the spread of diseases
Uses of X-Vir 0.5mg
X Vir Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Liver infection
- Compensated or decompensated liver disease
- Hiv patients infected with hepatitis b virus
Storage of X-Vir 0.5mg
Do not store above 30°C. Keep the bottle in the outer carton in order to protect from light.
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard X Vir Tablet.