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Forstavir EM Tablet

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Forstavir EM Tablet

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Emtricitabine, Tenofovir, Efavirenz साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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  1. Forstavir Em Benefits & Uses
  2. Forstavir Em Dosage & How to Take
  3. Forstavir Em Side Effects
  4. Forstavir Em Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Forstavir Em with Other Drugs
  6. Forstavir Em Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Forstavir Em
  8. Forstavir Em Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Forstavir Em Benefits & Uses

Forstavir Em is used to treat the following -

  1. Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Forstavir Em Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Forstavir Em

Emtricitabine
Tenofovir
Efavirenz

Forstavir Em Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Forstavir Em is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Common
  3. Dizziness Common
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Depression Common
  6. Drowsiness
  7. Rash
  8. Insomnia Common

Forstavir Em Related Warnings

Is the use of Forstavir Em safe for pregnant women?

Forstavir EM should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Forstavir Em safe during breastfeeding?

Forstavir EM should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Forstavir Em on the Kidneys?

In the absence of any research, there are no known side effects of Forstavir EM on kidneys.

Unknown

What is the effect of Forstavir Em on the Liver?

So far, no research has been carried out on the effects of Forstavir EM on the liver. So it is not known whether taking Forstavir EM will affect the liver or not.

Unknown

What is the effect of Forstavir Em on the Heart?

No research work has been carried out till date on effects of Forstavir EM on heart. So it is not known whether taking Forstavir EM will cause side effects on heart or not.

Unknown

Severe Interaction of Forstavir Em with Other Drugs

Forstavir Em should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Forstavir Em Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Forstavir Em unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Forstavir Em

Is this Forstavir Em habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Forstavir EM.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Forstavir EM you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Forstavir EM should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Forstavir EM in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Forstavir Em Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Forstavir Em

There is no information on the effects of taking Forstavir EM with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Forstavir Em

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Forstavir EM with alcohol will be.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

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  5. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Sustiva® (efavirenz)
  6. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 481-483
  7. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 809-810
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  9. Package Leaflet Information For The User [Internet]: Tenofovir disoproxil 245 mg film-coated tablets. Accord Healthcare Limited
  10. Package leaflet Information for the patient [Internet]: Efavirenz 600 mg Film-coated Tablets. Mylan