X Vir 1mg Tablet
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Entecavir tablet is used for the treatment of hepatitis B infection.
X VIR 1mg Tablet is an antiviral drug which is used in the treatment of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in patients with severe liver abnormalities. It reduces the amount of virus in the patient's body, but it does not cure the disease. This medicine also may not prevent the complications of hepatitis B like liver cirrhosis. It also does not prevent the spread of HBV to other people.
Entecavir may also be prescribed for other conditions as determined by the doctor.
How To X-Vir 1mg Work?
X Vir 1mg Tablet prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses. 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.
How To Take X-Vir 1mg Tablet?
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. X Vir 1mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.
Side Effects of X-Vir 1mg
The following are the most common side effects of Entecavir:
The following are the severe side effects and you may require immediate medical attention:
- Trouble breathing
- Swelling of the face, tongue and throat
- Loss of appetite
- Tightness in the chest
- Difficulty swallowing
- Increased heart rate
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Please consult your doctor to know more about other possible side effects.
Warning of X-Vir 1mg tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
X Vir 1mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
X Vir 1mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
X Vir 1mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
X Vir 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of X Vir 1mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
X Vir 1mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of X Vir 1mg Tablet is recommended.
Precaution of X-Vir 1mg tablet
Do not discontinue taking entecavir without your doctor’s advice.Entecavir should be taken on an empty stomach.
Please follow the instructions of your doctor.
Do consult your doctor before taking entecavir, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Do consult your doctor before taking entecavir, if you are breast-feeding.Do not drive or operate machines if you feed dizzy, tired or sleepy after taking entecavir.
Do consult your doctor before taking entecavir if you have Kidney disease, any other liver disease or a liver transplant.
Consult your doctor before taking entecavir, if you have AIDS or HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection.
Tests for HIV should be performed before taking entecavir in suspected individuals.Inform your doctor, if you have taken medicines containing active drug lamivudine (Epivir, Epzicom, Trizivir) or telbivudine.
Inform your doctor about all medications you have received in the past for treatment of hepatitis B.Worsening of hepatitis B may occur while taking entecavir and upon discontinuation.
Liver function tests must be conducted while on treatment and upon discontinuation.Immediately report symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and stomach pain to your doctor.
These might indicate development of a life-threatening side effect of entecavir called lactic acidosis (excess lactic acid in blood). Lactic acidosis occurs more often in women, particularly if they are very overweight.
Uses of X-Vir 1mg
X Vir 1mg Tablet is used in the treatment of HIV infection and chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.
Entecavir is used to treat long-term infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is also used to prevent HBV reinfection after liver transplant and to treat HIV patients infected with HBV.
Entecavir can be used in individuals with damaged liver that still functions properly (compensated liver disease) and in individuals with damaged liver that does not function properly (decompensated liver disease).
Storage of X-Vir 1mg
Entecavir Tablets should be stored in a tightly closed container at 20° to 25° C (68° to 77° F).