Ledifos Tablet 90Mg/400Mg Tablet helps in the treatment of chronic hepatitis C (HCV). This drug is used in a combination with another drug, to prevent the spread of HCV.
Description Of Ledifos Tablets
Ledifos 90Mg/400Mg Tablet helps in the treatment of chronic hepatitis C (HCV). This drug is used in a combination with another drug, to prevent the spread of HCV throughout the body.
Patients who have liver issues, or kidney problems and are undergoing dialysis, are not advised the use of Ledifos 90Mg/400Mg Tablet. Also inform your doctor about any other health issues you are suffering from and if you are taking any medicines to treat them.
Ledifos Tablets Chemical Name
- Ledipasvir + Sofosbuvir
Ledifos Tablets Manufacturer
- Hetero Drugs Ltd
Uses of Ledifos Tablets
Ledifos is a prescription medicine used with or without ribavirin for the treatment of chronic (lasting a long time) hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotype 1, 4, 5 or 6 infection.
What is Ledifos Tablets?
Ledifos Tablets, which is widely used in the treatment of Hepatitic C Virus (HCV) Infection. The offered medicine is processed by utilizing quality approved chemical compounds and innovative techniques, in sync with the industry quality levels. We ensure that these tablets are freely soluble in liquid and highly effective. Further, you can avail the Ledipasvir Sofosbuvir Ledifos Tablets Tablets in various packaging options at competitive rates.
How Ledifos Tablets working
Ledifos is a direct-acting antiviral (DAA) medication. DAAs are a group of medications that directly block the ability of the hepatitis C virus to make copies of itself.
It is a combination of two direct-acting antiviral drugs that target different steps of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) life cycle. One is Sofosbuvir, which is a nucleotide polymerase inhibitor, and the other is Ledipasvir, which is an NS5A inhibitor. Sofosbuvir interferes with the reproduction of the virus’s genetic material, stopping the production of new Hep C virus. Ledipasvir works by interfering with a protein needed to complete the Hep C virus life cycle in the liver cell.
How is Ledifos Tablets used?
Ledifos (Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir) is a very effective HCV drug that is used to treat chronic hepatitis C (an ongoing viral infection that damages the liver). This drug is used in a combination with another drug, to prevent the spread of HCV throughout the body.
Ledifos Tablets Indications
Take Ledifos as instructed by the doctor. Do not consume this medicine in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Follow the dosage regimen if this medicine is taken for treating Pulmonary Hypertension. Take this medicine at least 30-60 minutes before sexual activity if taken for erection disorders.
Ledifos Tablets Dosage
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. It can be skipped if it almost time for the next scheduled dose. This applies to conditions like Pulmonary Hypertension where the dose regimen is fixed.
Contact a doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected. You might require immediate medical attention if the overdose is severe.
Contraindication Of Ledifos Tablets
Before taking ledipasvir/sofosbuvir, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to either of the drugs; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: kidney disease.
Adverse effects Of Ledifos Tablets
- diarrhea, or difficulty sleeping may occur.
- If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Ledifos Tablets
Ledifos Tablets have an extremely high cure rate so; it’s a perfect treatment for the majority of Hepatitis C patients. However, there are some situations in which you shouldn’t take Ledifos tablets:
Don’t take Ledifos if you are suffering from the allergy of its active ingredients Ledipasvir & Sofosbuvir.
Don’t use Ledifos if you are taking any other “medicines” containing Sofosbuvir.
Don’t use Ledifos if you are taking any medicines having drugs like Cobicistat, Emtricitabine, Elvitegravir, Carbamazepine, Rifapentine, Rosuvastatin, Tenofovir, Oxcarbazepine, Rifabutin, Phenytoin, Phenobarbital, Simeprevir, Rifampin, Ritonavir or Tipranavir.
There are a few other conditions that you should discuss with your doctor. It’s not necessary that these conditions make you stop taking Ledifos; however, you still need to get monitored closely. Inform your physician in case of any of the following terms applies to you:
- If you are breastfeeding, pregnant or planning to have pregnancy
- If you are presently taking any prescribed or non-prescribed drugs, dietary supplements or herbal preparations
- If you are suffering from any kidney or liver problems
- If you have allergies to any food, substances or medicines
Storage Conditions for Ledifos Tablets
Store below 30°C (86°F). Dispense in original container.