Qvir Kit Tablet falls under a class of antiviral drugs known as reverse transcriptase inhibitor. It is used in combination with other medications to treat HIV infection.
Description Of Qvir Kit
Qvir Kit Tablet falls under a class of antiviral drugs known as reverse transcriptase inhibitor. It is used in combination with other medications to treat HIV infection. It is also used to treat long-term HBV infection. It treats HIV infection by blocking the growth of the virus and its ability to infect the other liver cells.
Qvir Kit Chemical Name
Qvir Kit Manufacturer
- Cipla Ltd
Uses of Qvir Kit
Qvir Kit is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
What is Qvir Kit?
Qvir Kit is used for Hiv infection, Hiv, Aids, Hepatitis b virus, Human immunodeficiency virus infections and other conditions. Qvir Kit may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Qvir Kit working?
Qvir Kit is a combination of four antiviral medicines: Tenofovir, Emtricitabine, Atazanavir and Ritonavir. Tenofovir and Emtricitabine work by preventing HIV (virus) from multiplying, thereby reducing the amount of virus in your body. They also increase the CD4 cell (white blood cells that protect against infection) count in your blood. Atazanavir and Ritonavir work by interfering with an enzyme (protease), which is required by HIV-infected cells to make new viruses.
How is Qvir Kit used?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label before use. Qvir Kit is to be taken with food.
Qvir Kit Indications
Take this medicine 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. Close monitoring of liver function and kidney function may be necessary while receiving this medicine based on the clinical condition.
Qvir Kit Dosage
- Qvir Kit
Contraindication Of Qvir Kit
Hypersensitivity to Qvir Kit is a contraindication. In addition, Qvir Kit should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Allergic reaction
- Children under the age of 3 months
- Clay-colored stools
- Dark urine
- Deep and rapid breathing
- Drug contraindicated are amiodarone, quinidine, propafenone, astemizole, terfenadine, dihydroergotamine, ergotamine, midazolam, triazolam, cisapride, pimozide
- Fast or uneven heart rate
- Hepatic impairment
Adverse effects Of Qvir Kit
- Dry mouth
- Dizzy or tired
- Rash or itching
- Back pain
- Facial edema
- Neck rigidity
- Cerebral ischemia
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Qvir Kit
Qvir Kit is probably safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Qvir Kit is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Qvir Kit is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Qvir Kit may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Qvir Kit is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Qvir Kit may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Storage Conditions for Qvir Kit
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.