What is Entecavir?
Entecavir Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Liver Infection, Hiv Patients Infected With Hepatitis B Virus, Compensated Or Decompensated Liver Disease and other conditions.
Entecavir Tablet contains Entecavir as an active ingredient.
Entecavir Tablet works by blocking the growth and multiplication of virus.
Detailed information related to Entecavir Tablet uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Entecavir Tablet Uses
Entecavir Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Liver Infection
- Hiv Patients Infected With Hepatitis B Virus
- Compensated Or Decompensated Liver Disease
Entecavir Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Entecavir Tablet improves the patient condition by performing the following functions:
- Blocking the growth and multiplication of virus.
Entecavir Tablet Composition and Active Ingredients
Entecavir Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Entecavir Tablet Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Entecavir Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Inability To Sleep
Entecavir Tablet Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not drive or operate machines
- Excess lactic acid in blood
- HIV infection
- Hepatitis B
- Kidney disease, liver disease or a liver transplant
- Pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding