Brand name: Abalam
Active Ingeridents(Generic Name) : Abacavir & Lamivudine
Company Name: Hetero
Package : 30 tablets
Strength : Abacavir 600mg & Lamivudine 300mg
Abacavir 600mg tablet is used along with other medications to treat HIV (Human immunodeficiency virus) infection. It is also used in combination with other antiviral medications to prevent HIV infection in people who have been exposed to it.
Uses of Abacavir
Abacavir 600mg is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
Lamivudine 300mg is a synthetic nucleoside analogue and is phosphorylated intracellularly to its active 5'-triphosphate metabolite, lamivudine triphosphate (L-TP). This nucleoside analogue is incorporated into viral DNA by HIV reverse transcriptase and HBV polymerase, resulting in DNA chain termination.
Dosage and Administration:
An extra patient leaflet is available with Abalam. Talk to your pharmacist if you have questions about this information.
Take Abalam by mouth with or without food.
Continue to take Abalam tablet even if you feel well. Do not miss any doses.
Taking Abalam at the same time each day will help you remember to take it.
If you miss a dose of Abalam, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Fatigue, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Ear infection, Nasal infection, Throat infection, Skin rash, Fever, Chills, Abnormal dreams, Dizziness.
Store: Store Abalam tablet room temperature away from moisture and heat or cold. Do not freeze.