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Baraclude 0.5 MG Tablet 10

Baraclude 0.5 MG Tablet 10

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    Uses :

    Entecavir is used to treat viral infections such as chronic hepatitis B (HBV) in children (above 2 years) and adults.

    Mode of drug action


    Entecavir works by preventing the multiplication of the viruses in the body.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of entecavir are dizziness, headache, fatigue, and nausea.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Do not take the entecavir tablet if an allergic reaction was seen with the use of entecavir in the past.

    • Women who are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or are breastfeeding should inform the doctor before using the entecavir.

    • If kidney, liver or heart problems are present, let the doctor know the same. The doctor will decide the entecavir which is appropriate for such patients.

    • Do not perform activities which need high alertness because of the entecavir side effects such as dizziness and drowsiness.

    • Inform the doctor about the medicines in use or if any other medicines are needed while on entecavir.

    What else should I know?

    1. How long should I take the entecavir tablets? Take the entecavir tablets for the entire duration as prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop taking the medicine unless instructed.

    2. How to take the entecavir tablets? Take the entecavir tablets on an empty stomach. Follow the instructions regarding the use of the tablets.

    3. Does entecavir cure hepatitis? No. Entecavir does not cure hepatitis.

    4. Should I inform about the weight changes while on entecavir drug? Yes. You need to inform the doctor about any weight changes because the dose of the drug is based on your present weight.

    5. Can entecavir prevent the transfer of hepatitis virus to my sexual partner? No. Entecavir does not prevent the transfer of hepatitis virus to a sexual partner. So, you must follow safe sex measures as suggested by the doctor.

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