Web

Drugsdiary.org
 
   

   Abilify
   Accolate
   Actigall
   Advicor
   Bactrim
   Beclomethasone
   Bentyl
   Benzamycin
   Buspar
   Caduet
   Campral
   Capozide
   Cardene
   Carmaz
   Caverject
   Cedax
   Clonex
   Dalmane
   Ddavp
   Demadex
   Denavir
   Depo-Provera
   Desquam-E
   Detrol
   Effexor
   Eldepryl
   Elocon
   Epival
   Esmolol
   Evista
   Factive
   Felbatol
   Femring
   Flagyl
   Flomax
   Fluticasone
   Gantrisin
   Glucotrol
   Guanabenz
   Gyne Lotrimin
   Halcion
   Helidac
   Hydergine
   Hytrin
   Kaletra
   Keppra
   Kineret
   Lac-Hydrin
   Lamictal
   Lanoxin
   Lescol
   Levitra
   Levsin
   Lexapro
   Macrodantin
   Maxalt
   Medrol
   Meridia


Viramune Medication - Uses & Side Effects

Viramune is used for advanced cases of HIV. Viramune works by impairing the virus's ability to multiply.

Viramune Dosage

  • For adults, the dose is 1 tablet a day.
  • For children, the dose of oral suspension is 4 milligrams per 2.2 pounds of body weight once a day.

Uses of Viramune

  • Viramune is used for advanced cases of HIV.
  • It may also be used to treats other medical conditions those are listed in this medication guide.

Side Effects of Viramune

Before taken Viramune medicine, you should discuss the side effects with your doctor. If any develop or change in intensity, then you should inform your doctor as soon as possible. Because only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking Viramune. Side effects may include:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Fat redistribution
  • Headache
  • Joint pain
  • Liver damage
  • Muscle aches
  • Nausea
  • Rash

Warnings and precautions before taking Viramune:

  • If you have moderate liver impairment, then you should be used Viramune with caution. Warning signs of liver damage include fatigue, poor appetite, yellowish skin or eyes, dark urine, and tenderness in the midriff. Check with your doctor immediately if you develop these symptoms.
  • Remember that Viramune does not completely eliminate HIV from the body. The virus can still be passed to others during sex or through blood contamination.
  • If you are taking Viramune, then it can slow the progress of HIV, it is not a cure. HIV-related infections remain a danger, so frequent check-ups and tests are still advisable.

Drug Interaction :-

If you are taking Viramune with certain other drugs, then the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. So it is especially important to check with your doctor before combining Viramune with the following:

  • Clarithromycin
  • Efavirenz
  • Fluconazole
  • Indinavir
  • Ketoconazole
  • Lopinavir/Ritonavir
  • Methadone
  • Nelfinavir
  • Rifabutin (Mycobutin)
  • St. John's wort
  • Zidovudine (Retrovir)
Overdose

After taken Viramune if you feel that overdose is suspected, then you should contact with your doctor immediately. Because it may lead to another serious effect. Symptoms of a Viramune overdose include:

  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Headache
  • Insomnia
  • Nausea
  • Rash


To access our dictionary, click on the first letter of the drug name:

A :: B :: C :: D :: E :: F :: G :: H :: I :: J :: K :: L :: M :: N :: O :: P :: Q :: R :: S :: T :: U :: V :: W :: X :: Y :: Z

   
   Mexitil
   Micronase
   Ogen
   Optivar
   Ortho
   Oxazepam
   Oxycontin
   Pamelor
   Pancrease
   Paxil
   Pediapred
   Peganone
   Percocet
   Periactin

Drugs || Contact Us ||

(c)Copyright Drugsdiary.org All rights reserved.

Disclaimer - The information on this site is for general educational purposes only. The health information furnished on this site and the interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. Visitors on this site are urged to consult with their healthcare practitioner in all instances. We will not be liable for any complications, or other medical accidents arising from the use of any information on this web site.