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Fluvir 45mg Cap

By HETERO HEALTHCARE LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Fluvir Tablet contains anti-viral medicine used to treat and prevent influenza commonly known as flu. It contains oseltamivir. It acts by stopping the growth and thus killing the virus and thus preven...
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Product Summary

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ContainsOseltamivir(45.0 Mg)
UsesInfluenza
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, pain
ClassificationANTI-INFLUENZA
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Uses of Fluvir 45 MG

Fluvir Tablet is used to treat influenza infection commonly known as flu which affects the respiratory system.

Contraindications of Fluvir 45 MG

If you are allergic to oseltamivir or any other ingredients of Fluvir Tablet

Side effects of Fluvir 45 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Cough
  • Sleeplessness
  • Vomiting
  • Indigestion
  • Abdominal pain
  • Dizziness

Precautions and Warnings of Fluvir 45 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Fluvir Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Fluvir Tablet can be taken by a pregent women only if prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Fluvir Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of Fluvir Tablet on breastfeeding. Thus, it is recommended to take this medicine only if prescribed by your doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Fluvir Tablet?
A:
Fluvir Tablet has no influence on driving ability, so you can drive and operate machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Fluvir 45mg Cap?
A:
Though there is no specific information available about the effect of alcohol on this medicine. Talk to your doctor if you consume it often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may develop allergic reactions.
  • You have weak immunity or are immunocompromised.
  • You have kidney a disorder, heart, lung and airway disease
  • You experience behavioural changes or mood swings, confusion, sleeplessness etc

Mode of Action of Fluvir 45 MG

How Does It Work?

Influenza infection commonly known as flu is caused by a virus called influenza virus. Oseltamivir acts by inhibiting the action of an enzyme essential for the multiplication and replication of the vi...
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Directions for Use of Fluvir 45 MG

  • Take Fluvir Tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water, with or without food.
  • Take it as advised by your doctor.

Interactions of Fluvir 45 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Fluvir Tablet works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • It should not be used along with the live vaccine, there should be a gap of 2 weeks before and 48 hours after the use of this medicine.

Storage and disposal of Fluvir 45 MG

  • Store this medicine below 25°C.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Fluvir 45 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: For how long do I need to take Fluvir Tablet?

A: You are supposed to complete the prescribed duration of Fluvir Tablet as per your physicians advise. If you skip the dose or do not complete the course it may cause resistance and decrease the effectiveness of immediate treatment.

Q: Is Fluvir Tablet a steroid?

A: No, Fluvir Tablet is not a steroid.

Q: What is Fluvir Tablet used for?

A: Fluvir Tablet is used to treat and prevent influenza commonly known as flu. It is an antiviral medicine.

Q: How should i take Fluvir ?

A: Take Fluvir Tablet as advised by your doctor. You can take it with or without food. However, taking this medicine with food reduces the incidence of stomach upset.
Product Details
Brand
FLUVIR
Expires on or After
20/08/2022
Last Updated on: 05 Jun 2021 | 10:41 AM (IST)
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