Isentress 400 mg
Isentress 400 mg Tablet is an antiviral medicine which is used alone or in combination with other medicines to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.
Description Of Isentress 400mg
Isentress 400mg Tablet is an antiviral medicine which is used alone or in combination with other medicines to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. This medicine is not a cure for HIV. It only prevents the virus from multiplying in your body. It should be used with caution in elderly patients.
Isentress 400mg Chemical Name
Isentress 400mg Manufacturer
- MSD Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Uses of Isentress 400mg
Isentress 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
What is Isentress 400mg?
Isentress 400mg Tablet is used for Hiv infections and other conditions. Isentress 400mg Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Isentress 400mg working?
Isentress 400mg Tablet is an antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.
How is Isentress 400mg used?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Isentress 400mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Isentress 400mg Indications
Take Isentress 400mg Tablet exactly as instructed by the doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Ensure that proper hygiene measures are adopted. Complete the course of treatment to prevent the spread of the infection.
Isentress 400mg Dosage
- Isentress 400mg
Contraindication Of Isentress 400mg
Hypersensitivity to Isentress 400mg Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Isentress 400mg Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Muscle disorders
- Severe liver disorders
- Unexplained muscle pain
Adverse effects Of Isentress 400mg
- Blood in urine
- Fast heartbeat
- Tightness of chest
- Loss of appetite
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Redness of skin
- Upper right stomach pain
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Isentress 400mg
Isentress 400mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Isentress 400mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Isentress 400mg Tablet is recommended.
Continue taking Isentress 400mg even if you feel well, as skipping the medicine may worsen your condition and may lead to resistance to treatment.
Avoid taking antacids containing aluminum or magnesium within 2 hours before or 2 hours after you take Isentress 400mg.
Do not operate machines, drive or cycle if you feel dizzy after taking Isentress 400mg.
Contact your doctor immediately if you notice stiffness, pain and difficulty in movement of joints or unexplained muscle pain, weakness and tenderness or notice signs of any infection such as fever while on treatment with Isentress 400mg.
Storage Conditions for Isentress 400mg
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.