Hepcvel Cipla Velpatasvir and Sofosbuvir Tablets
Brand Name: Hepcvel
Content: Sofosbuvir and Velpatasvir
Strength: 100 mg Velpatasvir and 400 mg Sofosbuvir
Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd
Packing: Pack of 28 tablets
Hepcvel medication is a combination of sofosbuvir and velpatasvir. This drug work by reducing the amount of hepatitis C virus in your body, which helps your immune system fight the infection and may help your liver recover
MEDICINE USES :Cipla Sofosbuvir and Velpatasvir is used to treat chronic (long-lasting) hepatitis C, a viral infection of the liver. It may sometimes be used with another antiviral medication (ribavirin).
Velpatasvir Sofosbuvir Tablets works:-
Take this prescription by mouth with or without sustenance as coordinated by your specialist, for the most part once daily.This solution works best when the measure of medication in your body is kept at a consistent level. Take this medication at equally divided interims. To enable you to recollect, take it in the meantime every day.
Keep on taking sofosbuvir/velpatasvir for the full timeframe endorsed, regardless of whether manifestations vanish a little while later. Halting the drug too soon may bring about an arrival of the infection.
Velpatasvir Sofosbuvir Tablets Side Effects:
· Common Hepcvel side effects may include:
nausea, diarrhea; or
sleep problems (insomnia).
weak or shallow breathing; or
low red blood cells-pale skin, weakness, rapid heart rate, trouble concentrating.
If you also take amiodarone: Seek medical help right away if you feel weak, tired, or light-headed, or if you have chest pain, shortness of breath, confusion, or memory problems.
Keep in mind that your specialist has endorsed this prescription since he or she has judged that the advantage to you is more prominent than the danger of reactions. Numerous individuals utilizing this prescription don't have genuine reactions.
· Tell your specialist immediately in the event that you have any genuine symptoms, including: mental/state of mind changes, (for example, wretchedness), irregular tiredness.
· An intense unfavorably susceptible response to this medication is uncommon. Be that as it may, get restorative help immediately in the event that you see any side effects of a genuine unfavorably susceptible response, including: rash, tingling/swelling (particularly of the face/tongue/throat), extreme wooziness, inconvenience relaxing.
· This isn't a total rundown of conceivable reactions. On the off chance that you see different impacts not recorded above, contact your specialist or drug specialist.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
Precautions and warning:-
To make sure Cipla Hepcvel ( Generic Epclusa) is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have:
a history of hepatitis B;
kidney disease (or if you are on dialysis);
liver problems other than hepatitis;
HIV (human immunodeficiency virus); or
if you have recently used a heart rhythm medicine called amiodarone.
It is not known whether Hepcvel will harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
During pregnancy, this solution ought to be utilized just when unmistakably required. Talk about the dangers and advantages with your specialist. Sofosbuvir / velpatasvir, in blend with ribavirin, must not be utilized during pregnancy by either the pregnant lady or her male accomplice. The mix may hurt an unborn child.
It is not known whether sofosbuvir and velpatasvir passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. You should not breast-feed while using this medicine.
This is not a complete list. Ask your health care provider for more information.
MEDICATION STORAGE REQUIREMENTS :
Store below 30 °C (86 °F). Dispense only in original container.
EPCLUSA DRUG INTERACTIONS :
Many drugs can interact with sofosbuvir and velpatasvir. Tell your doctor about all your current medicines and any you start or stop using, especially:
St. John's wort;
any medicine that contains tenofovir
cholesterol medication such as atorvastatin or rosuvastatin;
other antiviral medicines such as efavirenz, ritonavir, or tipranavir; or
tuberculosis medication-rifabutin, rifampin, rifapentine.
This document does not contain all possible interactions. Keep a list of all your medications with you, and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist.