|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||India|
|GENERIC NAME||Ritonavir (100mg)|
|MANUFACTURER||Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd|
|PACKAGING||30 tablets in 1 bottle|
|PACK SIZE||1 bottle/s, 3 bottle/s, 6 bottle/s 9 bottle/s|
Empetus 100mg 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.
Empetus 100mg 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 taste changes, headache, nausea, and diarrhea 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. You should also let your doctor know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctor before using it. Your doctor may monitor your liver function while taking this medication.
USES OF EMPETUS TABLET
- HIV infection
BENEFITS OF EMPETUS TABLET
In HIV infection
SIDE EFFECTS OF EMPETUS TABLET
Common side effects of Empetus
- Taste change
- Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation)
- Abdominal pain
- Throat pain
- Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand)
HOW TO USE EMPETUS TABLET
HOW EMPETUS TABLET WORKS
Limited information is available on the use of Empetus 100mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.