Lopimune Tablet is a combination of antiretrovirals medicines. It is prescribed to treat HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection. It boosts up the immunity to fight against HIV to manage or treat AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome).
Lopimune Tablet should be used in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Take it with food, as this increases the absorption of the medicine into the body.
Some people may experience nausea, diarrhea and increased cholesterol or triglyceride levels, 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. Inform your doctor before taking this drug if you have a history of liver disease including hepatitis A or B, any kidney disorder or have hemophilia.
SIDE EFFECTS OF RITONAVIR
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Lopimune
- Taste change
- Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation)
- Abdominal pain
- Throat pain
- Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand)
HOW TO USE TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Lopimune Tablet is to be taken with food.
HOW TABLET WORKS
Lopimune Tablet is a combination of two anti-HIV medicines: Ritonavir and Lopinavir. They work by interfering with an enzyme (protease), which is required by HIV-infected cells to make new viruses. This stops the production of new viruses. read more : Lopimune Tablet
|Generic Brand||Lopinavir and Ritonavir|
|Strength||200 mg + 50 mg|
|Pack Size||120 Tablet/s, 180 Tablet/s, 60 Tablet/s|