Uses of Abacavir
Abacavir is used in the treatment of HIV infection.
How Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet works
Abacavir prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.
In Depth Information on Abamune L 600 mg/300 mg Tablet
Expert advice for Abacavir
Abacavir may cause serious or life-threatening allergic reaction. Stop taking abacavir immediately, if you develop such reaction.
Tell your doctor if you have or had kidney/ liver disease (including hepatitis), if you smoke/drink large amounts of alcohol, have high blood pressure or diabetes, as abacavir may increase your risk of having a heart attack.
You should not take abacavir tablets with other products containing abacavir.
Do not stop taking abacavir even for a short period of time; doing so may worsen your condition.
Do not drive or operate machinery while using abacavir unless you are feeling well.
Abacavir does not prevent the spread of HIV virus to others through blood or sexual contact. Take the required precautions to prevent transmission.
Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.