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Antiretroviral Drugs

We are offering to our clients, antiretroviral drugs which are not for curing or preventing HIV infection or AIDS; however, these help keep HIV from reproducing and appears to slow down the destruction of the immune system.  Our drugs may help delay the development of problems usually related to AIDS or HIV disease. People who receive this medicine may continue to have the problems usually related to AIDS or HIV disease.

 


Efavirenz Tablet

We are offering Efavirenz Tablets which are used for in the treatment of the infection caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) with other medicines. The drug will not cure or prevent HIV infection or AIDS but, it helps keep HIV from reproducing and appears to slow down the destruction of the immune system.

 

The specifications of Efavirenz Tablet are as follows:

  • Efavirenz: 600 mg. Tablets
  • Packing: 10 tablets per blister

Nevirapine Tablet

We are manufacturing and supplying Nevirapine Tablet (ne-VYE-ra-peen) which is used, with other medicines, in the treatment of the infection caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). These help keep HIV from reproducing and slow down the destruction of the immune system.

The specifications of Nevirapine Tablets are as follows:


  • Nevirapine: 200 mg. Tablets
  • Common Brand name: VIRAMUNE
  • Packing: 10 tablets per blister

Lamivudine Tablet

Lamivudine Tablets are used in the treatment of the infection caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or hepatitis B virus, these are taken together with zidovudine (AZT) or other medications which are used to treat HIV. These help keep HIV from reproducing and appears to slow down the destruction of the immune system.

The specifications of Lamivudine Tablets are as follows:

 

  • Lamivudine: 100 mg. Tablets
  • Common Brand name: EPIVIR
  • Packing: 10 tablets per blister

Zidovudine Drugs

We are offering Zidovudine Drugs which slows the spreading of HIV infection in the body. Used alone or with other medications to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in patients with or without acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), these do not prevent the spread of HIV to other people except when given to HIV-positive pregnant women. Zidovudine is given to HIV-positive pregnant women to prevent the infection from going to the baby. However, HIV infection may still occur in the infant despite this treatment.

 

The specifications of Zidovudine Drugs are as follows:


  • Zidovudine: 300 mg. Tablets
  • Common Brand name: RETROVIR ®
  • Packing: 10 tablets per blister

Valacyclovir Tablet

Valacyclovir Tablet (val-ay-SYE-kloe-veer) is used to treat the symptoms of herpes zoster (also known as shingles), a herpes virus infection of the skin; it is also used to treat and prevent genital herpes infections. In your body, valacyclovir becomes the anti-herpes medicine, acyclovir. Although valacyclovir will not cure shingles or genital herpes, it does help relieve the pain and discomfort and helps the sores heal faster.

Features of Valacyclovir Tablet:

Valacyclovir Hydrochloride (Equivalent to 500 mg. & 1000 mg. Valacyclovir) Tablets
Common Brand Name Valtrex
Packing 10 tablets per blister

Stavudine Tablet

Stavudine Tablet (STAV-yoo-deen) (also known as d4T) is used in the treatment of the infection caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). HIV is the virus responsible for acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).

Stavudine (d4T) will not cure or prevent HIV infection or AIDS; however, it helps to keep HIV from reproducing and appears to slow down the destruction of the immune system. This may help delay the development of problems usually related to AIDS or HIV disease. Stavudine will not keep you from spreading HIV to other people. People who receive this medicine may continue to have the problems usually related to AIDS or HIV disease.

Stavudine may cause some serious side effects, including peripheral neuropathy. Symptoms of peripheral neuropathy include tingling, burning, numbness, and pain in the hands or feet. Check with your doctor if any new health problems or symptoms occur while you are taking stavudine.

Features of Stavudine Tablet:

Stavudine 15 mg., 20 mg., 30 mg. & 40 mg. Capsules
Common Brand Name ZERIT ®
Packing 10 tablets per blister

Ganciclovir Drug

Ganciclovir Drug belongs to a class of medication referred to as HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. When used in conjunction with changes in lifestyle in terms of diet, weight-loss, exercise, etc, it reduces the amount of cholesterol and other fatty substances in blood.

Ganciclovir Drug works by slowing cholesterol production in the body.

Simvastatin Strength 20 mg
Common Brand Name Zocor

How to Use:

Ganciclovir is available in tablet form for intake through mouth and usually taken once or thrice a day at around the same time. Follow the exact direction of of your prescription or label and also consult your doctor or pharmacist for explanation about details. Take simvastatin exactly as directed by doctor and in quantities as prescribed by the doctor. Your doctor may begin Simvastatin on a low dosage and gradually increase it, to no more than once every 4 weeks. Persist with the medication even if there is relief and do not stop it without consulting with your doctor

Side Effects:

Simvastatin may cause certain side effects. Inform your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe and do not go away:

Constipation Muscle Pain, Tenderness, or Weakness
Headache Fever
Swelling flu-like symptoms
Loss of appetite Nausea

Precautions:


  • Inform doctor & pharmacist about any allergies to Simvastatin or other medications.
  • Inform doctor and pharmacist about any intake - existing or planned - of medications, nutritional supplements, vitamins, as well as herbal products.
  • Consult your doctor about any history of liver disease, kidney disease, or other medical conditions.
  • Inform doctor about your drinking habits.
  • Inform your doctor about any pregnancy - planned or unplanned. If you do become pregnant while on Simvastatin, stop taking Simvastatin and inform doctor immediately.
  • Do not breast-feed infants while on this medication.
  • In case of any planned surgery, including that of dental surgery, inform doctor or the dentist about intake of Simvastatin.
  • Consult doctor about the usage of alcoholic beverages,ask your doctor about the safe use of alcoholic beverages while you are taking simvastatin. Alcohol can increase the risk of serious side effects.

Over Dose :

If case of an overdose, or incapacitation of the victim, breathing problems, etc., inform doctor or call local emergency services.

Missed Dose:

Take missed dose on remembering it. If the nest dosage is due, shortly, then skip the kissed dose and take the next. Compensating for missed doses by double soage is not safe.

Storage:

Keep in the container, closed tightly, and out of the reach of children. Store at room temperatures and away from excess heat and moisture

Cygnus Healthcare Specialities Private Ltd.

Mr. Ganesh Iyer (Director)
C - 2/009, Rutu Estate, Patlipada, G. B. Road
Thane - 400 607
Maharashtra, India
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