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Heptavir 100mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By HETERO HEALTHCARE LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
68.00*
MRP 80.00
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Heptavir 100 MG Description

Heptavir Tablet is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat HIV and hepatitis B viral infection along with other antiviral medications. Heptavir contains Lamivudine as an active ingredient. This me

dicine acts by decreasing the amount of hepatitis B and HIV virus in the blood by inhibiting the growth and development of the virus. Take Heptavir as advised by your doctor. You should take this medicine at the same time every day for better results. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

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Product Summary

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ContainsLamivudine(100.0 Mg)
UsesHIV, Hepatits B
Side effectsIncrease liver enzyme, muscle ache, muscle cramp, rash
TherapyANTI-RETROVIRAL
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uses

Uses of Heptavir 100 MG

Used to treat HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) and Hepatitis B virus infection along with other antiviral medications.
contraindications

Contraindications of Heptavir 100 MG

If you are allergic to lamivudine or any other ingredients of Heptavir Tablet.
sideEffects

Side effects of Heptavir 100 MG

  • Increased liver enzyme
  • Muscle ache
  • Muscle cramp
  • Rash
  • Itching
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Heptavir 100 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Heptavir Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Heptavir can be used during pregnancy if prescribed by your doctor after assessing the need and risk.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Heptavir Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Heptavir can be used during breastfeeding if prescribed by your doctor after assessing the need and risk to the new born baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Heptavir Tablet?
A:
If you experience fatigue or body ache after taking Heptavir, it is advised to be careful or avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Heptavir 100mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
No, you should avoid consuming alcohol along with Heptavir, as it may increase the side effect. Talk to your doctor, if you consume it often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have elevated liver enzymes, as during or discontinuing Heptavir may exacerbate hepatitis.
  • You have any other liver diseases.
  • You are on any other immunosuppressive medicine therapy.
  • You have Hepatitis C.
  • You are resistant to Lamivudine or you are taking another medicine containing Lamivudine.
  • You have inflammation of the pancreas.
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Mode of Action of Heptavir 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Lamivudine acts by inhibiting the growth and multiplication of the virus in the body. Thereby decreasing the viral load or reducing the amount of HIV and Hepatitis in the blood.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Heptavir 100 MG

  • Heptavir Tablet is to be taken as advised by the doctor.
  • Take the medicine with a glass of water.
  • Take the medicine at a fixed time every day for optimal results.
interactions

Interactions of Heptavir 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines affect the way the Heptavir Tablet works or Heptavir itself reduces the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor about other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking to avoid possible interactions.
  • Especially if you are taking antacids, antibiotics, antiviral or sorbitol.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Heptavir 100 MG

  • Store Heptavir Tablet at room temperature in a cool and dry place away from heat and moisture.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Heptavir 100 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Heptavir Tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

Missing a dose of Heptavir may reduce the effectiveness of the treatment. 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 dos...
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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: Can I stop taking Heptavir Tablet if I feel better?

A: No, it may decrease the effectiveness of treatment and will increase the resistance of bacteria. Always inform your doctor if you want to stop treatment.

Q: Is Heptavir an antibiotic?

A: No, Heptavir Tablet is not an antibiotic medicine. It is an antiviral medicine used to treat various viral infections such as HIV and hepatitis B.
Product Details
Brand
HEPTAVIR
Expires on or After
29/11/2023

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Last Updated on: 22 Jun 2022 | 08:56 PM (IST)
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