Virem R 600mg Tablet is an antiviral or antiretroviral medicine. It is used in the treatment of HIV infection. It stops the virus from producing new viruses and clears up your infection.
Virem R 600mg Tablet should be taken with food, as this increases the absorption of the medicine into the body. You should take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Taking it at the same time every day will help you to remember to take it.
Do not stop taking it until you have finished the complete course, even when you feel better. If you stop taking this medicine too early then infection may return or worsen.
Some people may experience nausea, diarrhea, and increased cholesterol or triglyceride levels, as side effects of this medicine.
Please consult your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration. Inform your doctor if you have diabetes as it can increase sugar levels in the blood.
Before using it, you should tell your doctor if you are allergic to any antibiotics or have any kidney or liver problems.
Inform your doctor before taking this drug if you are an elderly patient, of, or above 65 years of age, if you have a history of liver disease including hepatitis B or C, or have hemophilia, or if you are allergic to sulfa drugs. click here: Virem R
SIDE EFFECTS OF VIREM TABLET
Common side effects of Virem R
- Hypercholesterolemia (high cholesterol)
- Increased triglyceride level in blood
HOW TO USE VIREM TABLET
HOW VIREM TABLET WORKS
Virem R 600mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Virem R 600mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on use of Virem R 600mg Tablet in these patients. Dose adjustment may not be required in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE VIREM TABLET?
- Virem 600mg Tablet should be taken with food.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
- It may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything that requires concentration until you know how it affects you.
- Stop taking medications (prescribed for erectile dysfunction) like sildenafil or tadalafil while on treatment with this medicine.
- Your doctor may check your liver function regularly. Inform your doctor if you develop abdominal pain, loss of appetite darkened urine or yellowing of the eyes or skin (jaundice).
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.