ABAMUNE 300MG contains Abacavir which belongs to a group of anti-retroviral medicines called nucleoside analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs). It is indicated to treat HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection. This medicine reduces the amount of virus in your body, and keeps it at a low level and also increases the CD4 cell count in your blood. CD4 cells are a type of white blood cell which is essential in helping your body to fight infection. Abacavir is a guanosine analogue which is a clinically potent anti-retroviral which leads to rapid reduction in plasma HIV-RNA count and rapid rise in CD4 cell count.
Always take this ABAMUNE 300MG exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have liver, kidney or heart problems. It is not recommended during pregnant and breastfeeding. Your doctor will prescribe the right dose depends on your child’s age and body weight. The common side effects are hypersensitivity reactions such as skin rash, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and diarrhea.
USES OF ABAMUNE 300MG
- Treats HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) infection