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Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

By CIPLA LIMITED
60 Tablet(s) in Bottle
2503.37*
MRP 3052.89
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molecules
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Ritonavir(50.0 Mg) + Lopinavir(200.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-RETROVIRAL

Medical Description

Lopimune Tablet is a combination of two medicines, Lopinavir and Ritonavir which belong to the protease inhibitors group of antiretroviral medicine. It is used in combination with other antiretroviral...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

Lopimune Tablet is used to control and slow the spread of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.
contraindications

Contraindications of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Lopinavir and Ritonavir or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have severe liver disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Indigestion or loose motions
  • Pain in stomach
  • Decrease in appetite
  • Rash or itching of the skin
  • Dizziness
  • Sleeplessness
  • Anxiety
  • Tiredness
  • Headache
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Lopimune Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
The components of Lopimune Tablet are known to be harmful to the foetus. Thus, it should be avoided by pregnant women. If you become pregnant while on the treatment with this medicine, then immediately inform your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Lopimune Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Lopimune Tablet are known to be excreted in breastmilk. Hence, it should be avoided in lactating women.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Lopimune Tablet?
A:
Lopimune Tablet can cause dizziness, nausea. If you are taking this medicine, then avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Lopimune Tablet?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with Lopimune Tablet. However, if you consume alcohol too often, then discuss it with your doctor.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have Haemophilia type A and B, bleeding disorder where blood doesn't clot properly.
  • You have liver disease or diabetes.
  • You have nausea, vomiting, pain in the stomach, breathing difficulty, muscle weakness in the legs or arms.
  • You have blurring of vision, thirst, increased frequency of urination or weight loss.
  • You have pain or stiffness of joints.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Lopimune works by blocking the action of a chemical called protease, which stops the growth of virus and also prevents the formation of new viruses which helps to control and slows the spread of HIV.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

  • Take Lopimune Tablet with or without food as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Take it regularly at the same time for optimal effectiveness.
interactions

Interactions of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Taking the medicine with oral or patch contraceptive medicine to prevent pregnancy can decrease the effect of oral or patch contraceptive medicine.
  • Blood concentrations of Lopimune Tablet may be altered while taking with other anti-HIV medicines such as Efavirenz, Nevirapine, Etravirine.
  • Medicines used in heart diseases such as Ranolazine, Amiodarone.
  • Antibiotics such as Clarithromycin and medicine for heart disease such as Digoxin should be used cautiously while on the treatment of Lopimune Tablet.
  • Other medicines which can interact with Lopimune tablet are Phenytoin, Carbamazepine, Ketoconazole, Rifampicin, etc.
  • Discuss with your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, supplements or herbal preparations before taking this medicine
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

Store Lopimune Tablet at room temperature in a cool and dry place. Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Lopimune Bottle Of 60 Tablets

Overdose

If you have taken too much of Lopimune Tablet, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

  • If you have missed taking any dose of Lopimune Tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not miss the doses of Lopimune tablet, as this may reduce the effectiveness of this medicine.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Lopimune Tablet?

A: Lopimune Tablet is used to control and slow the spread of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.

Q: How Lopimune Tablet work?

A: Lopimune Tablet works by opposing the action of an enzyme called protease, which stops the growth of virus and also prevents the formation of new viruses which helps to control and slows the spread of HIV.

Q: Can Lopimune Tablet be crushed?

A: Lopimune Tablet should be swallowed as a whole. Do not crush, chew or break it.

Q: What precaution should be taken while taking Lopimune Tablet?

A: The risk of passing HIV infection to others is not reduced by taking this medicine. Therefore, to prevent this risk of passing appropriate precaution such as the use of a condom during sexual intercourse should be taken.
Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2021 | 10:37 AM (IST)
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