Cronivir 0.5 mg Tablets
Brand: Cronivir Tablets
Content: Entecavir 0.5 mg
Strength: 0.5 mg
Manufacturer: Hetero Drugs Ltd.
Entecavir is an antiviral medication. Entecavir prevents certain virus cells from multiplying in your body. It works by blocking the DNA synthesis in hepatitis B virus, a process essential for the virus to grow and multiply. Entecavir thus stops the virus from spreading in the body. It does not prevent spread of HBV infections to other people.
Cronivir 0.5 mg Tablet
prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV
virus from producing new viruses.
Entecavir is used to treat long-term
infection of the liver (hepatitis) caused by hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is
also used to prevent HBV reinfection after liver transplant and to treat HIV
patients infected with HBV. Entecavir can be used in individuals with damaged
liver that still functions properly (compensated liver disease) and in
individuals with damaged liver that does not function properly (decompensated
0.5 Mg Tablet is an antiviral, which is used to treat hepatitis B.
It comes as a tablet as well as a solution and is usually taken once a day.
Take this medicine at least 2 hours after or before any meal.
Common side effects of
Cronivir 0.5 Mg Tablet include nausea, tiredness, Headache, fatigue. Serious
side effects on the other hand include lactic acidosis, liver problems, liver enlargement, puffiness or
swelling of the eyelids, fat in the liver. Some rare side effects noticed in
people taking this medicine are trouble sleeping and unusual drowsiness. Apart from that allergic
reaction to this medicine
may cause hives, itching, and rash. Seek immediate medical
attention in case you notice any serious symptoms.
Fatigue, Headache, Nausea, Dizziness.