Tavin EM 300/200mg
|Description||Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate / Emtricitabine|
|Generic For||Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate / Emtricitabine|
|Generic Name||Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate / Emtricitabine|
|Manufacturer||Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd. India|
Tavin EM 300/200mg
Tavin EM is a combination drug made up of two active ingredients namely Emtricitabine and Tenofovir for the treatment of infections caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). It is not a cure for the disease, but it is helpful in slowing down the progression by preventing the virus from multiplying in your body. The combination medication is also helpful in preventing acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). The medicine comes as capsules that need to be taken on a regular basis to reduce the amount of HIV virus in the blood. This antiretroviral drug is not recommended for use in patients less than 12 years of age. Keep in mind that this antiviral drug will not keep you from spreading HIV to other people. It is always a good choice to use it under the supervision of a doctor.
Clinical uses of Tavin EM
Tavin EM is an oral treatment for HIV infection. What makes it unique is the presence of two active ingredients in a single pill to keep HIV from reproducing and to slow down the destruction of the immune system. The combination medicine is extremely beneficial when it comes to delaying the development of serious health issues related to AIDS or HIV. Close monitoring of kidney and liver function is necessary while receiving a combination of Emtricitabine and Tenofovir.
Take Tavin EM exactly as instructed by your doctor. Usually, one tablet daily can be taken before or after consuming food, every day at the same time. Due to the risk of kidney and liver problems, patients with lowered renal and liver functions, may take one pill every 48 hours. However, patients with a chronic condition should avoid taking this antiviral drug. can
Possible side effects
Common side effects of Tavin EM include stomach pain, headache, diarrhea, dizziness, nausea. The combination drug may also lead to some other serious side effects such as pain during urination, chest pain, skin discoloration, numbness, tingling in the hands, arms, feet, itching, depression, fatigue, muscle stiffness. Take immediate medical help in case you notice any serious side effects or if any mild unwanted effect persists for a long time.
All medications interact differently for different people. Be sure to check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting the treatment. Interaction with alcohol is unknown, therefore, it is better to consult your doctor before consumption. Interaction with medicine includes Cisplatin, Lamivudine, aspirin, gentamicin, efavirenz, methotrexate, tobramycin, and leflunomide. This antiviral medicine should be used with caution in patients with any type of renal impairment due to the increased risk of life-threatening side effects. Renal function should be assessed before initiating HIV, hepatitis or other related infection. In patients with liver disease, close monitoring of liver function is recommended during the treatment. In the case of lover impairment, appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the health condition of the patient. You should consult your doctor about the complete information associated with drug interaction.