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Forstavir Tablet

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Forstavir Tablet

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Emtricitabine, Tenofovir, Efavirenz साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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

Forstavir Benefits & Uses

Forstavir is used to treat the following -

  1. Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Forstavir 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

Emtricitabine
Tenofovir
Efavirenz

Forstavir Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Forstavir 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 Related Warnings

Is the use of Forstavir safe for pregnant women?

Forstavir can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

Severe

Is the use of Forstavir safe during breastfeeding?

Forstavir 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 on the Kidneys?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Forstavir on the Liver?

Information about safety of Forstavir for the liver is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

Unknown

What is the effect of Forstavir on the Heart?

Information about safety of Forstavir for heart is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

Unknown

Severe Interaction of Forstavir with Other Drugs

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

Forstavir Contraindications

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

  1. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Forstavir

Is this Forstavir habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Forstavir.

No

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

After taking Forstavir, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Forstavir can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Forstavir is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Forstavir is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Forstavir Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Forstavir

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Forstavir together with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Forstavir

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Forstavir.

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

References

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  3. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 803-804
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Viread® (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate)
  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
  8. Package Leaflet Information For The User [Internet]: Emtriva 200 mg hard capsules Emtricitabine. Gilead Sciences Ireland UC
  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
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