Natclovir 250 mg
Natclovir 250 mg Capsule is an antiviral medicine used for the prevention of Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection which may occur after an organ transplantation. It is also used to treat CMV eye.
Description Of Natclovir 250mg
Natclovir 250mg Capsule is an antiviral medicine used for the prevention of Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection which may occur after an organ transplantation. It is also used to treat CMV eye infection in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of seizure disorders due to the increased risk of recurrent seizures.
Natclovir 250mg Chemical Name
Natclovir 250mg Manufacturer
- Natco Pharma Ltd.
Uses of Natclovir 250mg
Natclovir 250mg Capsule is used in the treatment of eye infections by Herpes simplex virus.
What is Natclovir 250mg?
Natclovir 250mg Capsule is used for Treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in immunocompromised patients, Patients undergoing transplant for prevention of cmv retinitis, Cytomegalovirus infections, Prevention of cytomegalovirus disease in solid organ transplant recipients and in individuals with advanced hiv infection and other conditions. Natclovir 250mg Capsule may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Natclovir 250mg working?
Natclovir 250mg Capsule is an antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of virus in human cells. This stops the virus from producing new viruses and clears up your infection.
How is Natclovir 250mg 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. Natclovir 250mg Capsule is to be taken with food.
Natclovir 250mg Indications
Use Natclovir 250mg Capsule exactly as instructed by the doctor. Do not use larger or smaller amounts than prescribed. Ensure that the course of treatment is completed. Report any adverse effects to the doctor on priority. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Natclovir 250mg Dosage
- Natclovir 250mg
- Natclovir 250mg Injection
- Natclovir 500mg Injection
Contraindication Of Natclovir 250mg
Hypersensitivity to Natclovir 250mg Capsule is a contraindication. In addition, Natclovir 250mg Capsule should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity to ganciclovir or acyclovir
Adverse effects Of Natclovir 250mg
- Shortness of breath
- Abdominal and stomach pain
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Back pain
- Swelling of legs
- Decreased urine output
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Natclovir 250mg
Natclovir 250mg Capsule 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.
Natclovir 250mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Natclovir 250mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Natclovir 250mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular monitoring of kidney function test and some blood tests may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Natclovir 250mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Natclovir 250mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Storage Conditions for Natclovir 250mg
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.