Ziagen 300 mg tablet : Uses, Side effects, Dosage

Manufacturer: GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceutical company

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Trade name: Ziagen

Strength: 300 mg

Type: Tablet

Active ingredient: Abacavir

Category: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

Pregnancy category: Abacavir belongs to US FDA pregnancy category C (Risk cannot be ruled out).

Uses: Ziagen 300 mg tablet along with other medicines used to control HIV infection.

How to use: Take Ziagen 300 mg tablet by mouth with or without food. Do not discontinue the drug with out your doctor advice. Skipping dose and changing dose reign may cause virus to be more resistant.

Side Effects: Fever, Rash, headache, lack of energy, loss of appetite, tiredness, trouble sleeping, nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, stomach ache, Shortness of breath, cough.

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Dosage: Usual Adult Dose for HIV Infection: 300 mg orally two times a day or 600 mg orally once a day.

Written by: : www.healthplus24.com team

Date last updated: July 20 th, 2016