Duovir N effectively manages human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections, with each tablet containing 150 Mg of lamivudine, 300 Mg of zidovudine, and 200 Mg of nevirapine. Both lamivudine and zidovudine are nucleoside analogue agents that stop the replication of the HIV virus by inhibiting the reverse transcriptase (RT). Duovir Nis a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI). By directly inhibiting the reverse transcriptase, the viral load in the blood is controlled. Each bottle of Duovir N is supplied with 30 film-coated tablets that must be stored at a room temperature below 30℃.
Drug = Lamivudine + Zidovudine + Nevirapine
Strength = 150 Mg + 300 Mg + 200 Mg
Manufacturer = Cipla Ltd.
How To Take
Take Duovir N medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow Duovir N as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Duovir N Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Duovir N Tablet
Duovir EP 150 mg/300 mg Tablet
Duovir N most commonly reported side effects when taking Duovir N include: headache, gastrointestinal upset, particularly nausea, also diarrhoea, constipation, stomach pain; dizziness, fatigue, difficulty sleeping, rash, hair loss, muscle and joints aches and pains. A more serious but less common side effect is damage to the liver, severe rash and a condition called lactic acidosis, which may cause pancreatitis, liver failure, or renal failure. Also redistribution/accumulation of body fat can happen.
Duovir N Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Duovir N Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Duovir N Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Duovir N Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Duovir N Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Duovir N Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease. Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Duovir N tablets are used to treat HIV patients who have already been treated with other HIV medications and have responded well to each of the drugs in the combination; and are also able to tolerate each of these medications, at the recommended doses without requiring a dose adjustment due to low weight.