Lamivir HBV – Lamivudine 100mg Tabs

Lamivir HBV – Lamivudine 100mg Tabs

Brand Name: Lamivir HBV
Strength: 100mg
Contents: Lamivudine 100mg
Form: Tablets
Manufacturer Cipla
Other Brand Name: Epivir HBV
Pricing: Price Per 10 tabs

LAMIVIR- HBV is indicated for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B associated with evidence of hepatitis B viral replication and active liver inflammation.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Adults:

The recommended oral dose of LAMIVIR- HBV for treatment of chronic hepatitis B in adults is 100 mg once daily. Safety and effectiveness of treatment beyond 1 year have not been established and the optimum duration of treatment is not known.The formulation and dosage of lamivudine in LAMIVIR- HBV are not appropriate for patients dually infected with HBV and HIV. If lamivudine is administered to such patients, the higher dosage indicated for HIV therapy should be used as part of an appropriate combination regimen, and the prescribing information for LAMIVIR as well as LAMIVIR-HBV should be consulted.

Dose Adjustment:

It is recommended that doses of LAMIVIR- HBV be adjusted in accordance with renal function (see PHARMACOLOGY, Special populations).