Adeforvir Oral Tablet 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Adeforvir: Oral tablet (10mg)

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Hepsera 10mg Tab
Gilead Sciences Inc
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What is this Medicine?

ADEFOVIR (a DEF o veer) is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat chronic hepatitis B. This medicine will not cure or prevent hepatitis B infection. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Hepsera: Oral tablet (10mg)
In-Depth Information

Adefovir Dipivoxil 10mg Tablet

NDC: 427940003
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hepatitis B Infection

Storage Information
Store in original container
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Adefovir Dipivoxil 10mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Adefovir Dipivoxil 10mg Tablet

Low Phosphate Level Incidence:
1.3-2.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Adefovir Dipivoxil 10mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Adefovir Dipivoxil 10mg Tablet(Adefovir Dipivoxil)
Marijuana and Nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitors(Adefovir Dipivoxil)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs may be used together. In therory, side effects from Marijuana, Medical may get worse if you take Anti-retroviral nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitors. However, the importance of this interaction is not known. Notify your health care provider if you notice increased fatigue, nausea, vomiting, or any other unusual effects.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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