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Fluvir 75mg Capsule

By HETERO HEALTHCARE LIMITED
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
441.98*
MRP 539.00
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Oseltamivir(75.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-INFLUENZA

Medical Description

Fluvir 75mg capsule contains anti-viral medicine, used to treat and prevent influenza commonly known as flu. It contains oseltamivir as the active ingredient. It acts by stopping the growth and thus k...
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    Precautions and Warnings
    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Fluvir 75mg capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Fluvir 75mg capsule should be taken by pregnant women only if prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Fluvir 75mg capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of the Fluvir 75mg capsule on breastfeeding. Thus, it is recommended to take this medicine only if prescribed by your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Fluvir 75mg capsule?
A:
Fluvir 75mg capsule has no influence on driving ability, so you can drive and operate machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Fluvir 75mg capsule?
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.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

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

Uses of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

Fluvir 75mg capsule is used to treat influenza infection commonly known as flu which affects the respiratory system.
contraindications

Contraindications of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

If you are allergic to oseltamavir or any ingredient of Fluvir 75mg capsule.
sideEffects

Side effects of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

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

Mode of Action of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

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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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

  • Take Fluvir 75mg capsule as a whole with sufficient amount of water, with or without food.
  • Take it as a advised by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Fluvir 75mg capsule 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.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

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

Dosage of Fluvir 75mg Capsule

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. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

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 75mg capsule?

A: You are supposed to complete the prescribed dosage duration by your physician. If you skip the dose or do not complete the course, then it may cause resistance and decrease the effectiveness of immediate treatment. Also, there will be more chance of reoccurrence of flu.

Q: Is Fluvir 75mg capsule a steroid?

A: No, Fluvir 75mg capsule is not a steroid.

Q: What is Fluvir 75mg capsule used for?

A: Fluvir 75mg capsule is used to treat and prevent influenza commonly known as flu. It is an antiviral medicine.

Q: Is Tamiflu and Fluvir same?

A: Yes, both the medicines contain oseltamivir as its active ingredient, which is used to treat influenza infection commonly known as flu.

Q: Can Fluvir be used for children?

A: It is recommended for use in children only if prescribed by the doctor. The doctor will decide the dose of oseltamivir that is right for your child

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Quick Summary

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ContainsOseltamivir(75.0 Mg)
UsesInfluenza
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, pain
Last Updated on: 11 Oct 2021 | 04:58 PM (IST)
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