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Abalam Tablet is a combination of two antiretroviral medicines containing Abacavir and Lamivudine. Abalam Tablet is used to treat Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection in adults and children weighing above 25 kgs. It helps control HIV Infection and prevent the development of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Abalam Tablet does not completely cure HIV Infection. Abalam Tablet will reduce the progression of a chronic potentially life-threatening condition known as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and other HIV-related conditions. Abalam Tablet will work by stopping the virus from multiplying in the body.
Abalam Tablet may not be suitable for every patient. Abalam Tablet is not recommended for patients weighing less than 25 kgs. If you have any skin-related problems, liver disease, kidney disease, heart problems, high blood pressure, or diabetes, or if you are overweight any other health-related problems please consult your doctor before the treatment.
Abalam Tablet may show some side effects like nausea, stomach pain, diarrhoea, vomiting, fatigue, rash, headache, etc. If you experience any of these symptoms while taking Abalam Tablet stop taking the medication, and you should consult your doctor right away.
Abalam Tablet should be taken with or without food daily once or twice daily. It is important to follow your doctor's instructions for taking Abalam Tablet and to continue taking the medication as prescribed even if you feel well. Do not stop taking Abalam Tablet or change your dosage without first consulting your doctor.
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection (HIV): Abalam Tablet medicine is used in the treatment of human immunodeficiency (HIV) virus infection that attacks and weakens the immune system. It is spread through contact with certain bodily fluids, such as blood, semen, vaginal fluids, and breast milk, from an infected person.
Abalam Tablet can help reduce the amount of HIV Viral load in the body. Abalam Tablet helps slow down the progression of HIV infection and decrease the risk of HIV-related complications.
Abalam Tablet can help boost the functioning of the immune system. Abalam Tablet can help reduce the risk of opportunistic infections and other complications of HIV.
Abalam Tablet can help increase the number of CD4 cells, which are a type of white blood cell that helps fight infection.
Abalam Tablet can help reduce the risk of transmitting HIV to others. This is because the medication can help suppress the virus and reduce the amount of HIV in the body.
Abalam Tablet may cause some side effects. If you experience any of these side effects contact your doctor as soon as possible. Your doctor may be able to suggest ways to manage or reduce the severity of these side effects.
Abalam Tablet should be taken with a full glass of water. You may take it with or without food. Abalam Tablet should be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take more or less of the medication than directed. If you miss a dose of Abalam Tablet take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your following amount at the regular time. Do not take two doses simultaneously to make up for a missed dose. If you have trouble swallowing tablets, you can crush the Abalam Tablet and mix them with a small amount of food or liquid.
Abalam Tablet containing Abacavir and Lamivudine both are nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors. It works by inhibiting the activity of an enzyme called reverse transcriptase, which is an essential enzyme for the replication of HIV. By inhibiting reverse transcriptase. It helps to reduce the amount of HIV in the body and slow the progression of HIV infection.
Abalam Tablet is unlikely to affect your ability to drive or operate machinery. If you experience any side effects while taking Abalam Tablet such as dizziness or drowsiness, it is important to avoid driving or operating heavy machinery until the side effects have resolved.
It is generally not recommended to drink alcohol while taking Abalam Tablet. It may increase the risk of liver damage. It is best to avoid alcohol or limit your alcohol consumption while taking any medication.
Abalam Tablet is used with caution for patients with liver-related problems like hepatitis, liver failure, etc. It may worsen the patient's condition. If you have liver disease and are being treated for HIV, your doctor will likely recommend alternative medications that are safer for your liver. It is important to discuss all of your medical conditions and medications with your doctor to ensure that the treatment plan is safe and effective for you.
It is not recommended to breastfeed while taking Abalam Tablet. Abalam Tablet may pass into breast milk and harm the infant. If you are breastfeeding and taking Abalam Tablet, it is important to talk to your doctor about the possible risks and benefits of continuing to breastfeed. Your doctor will be able to help you make the best decision for you and your baby's health.
Use of Abalam Tablet mg may be unsafe during pregnancy as animal studies indicate that it may harm the developing fetus. However, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, it is important to talk to your doctor about the potential risks and benefits of taking Abalam Tablet during pregnancy. Your doctor will be able to help you make the best decision for you and your baby's health.
Abalam Tablet should be used with caution for patients with kidney disease. It may increase the risk of undesired effects. While taking Abalam Tablet closely monitor the kidney function. It is important to discuss all of your medical conditions and medications with your doctor to ensure that the treatment plan is safe and effective for you.
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