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Synthivan Tablet is used for Human immunodeficiency virus infections, Hiv, Aids and other conditions.
Synthivan Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Synthivan Tablet contains Atazanavir and Ritonavir as active ingredients.
Synthivan Tablet works by inhibiting maturation of virus in the cells; preventing virus from multiplying inside the body;
Cipla manufactures Synthivan Tablet.
Detailed information related to Synthivan Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
How to use Atazanavir
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Synthivan Tablet is to be taken with food.]
Atazanavir comes as a capsule and as a powder to take by mouth. The capsule and powder are usually taken once a day with a meal or snack. Take atazanavir at around the same time every day. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully, and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand. Take atazanavir exactly as directed. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.
You will take other medications for HIV while you are taking atazanavir. Your doctor will tell you whether these medications should be taken at the same time as atazanavir, or several hours before or after you take atazanavir. Follow this schedule carefully, and ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have questions about the times you should take your medications.
How Synthivan Tablet works
Atazanavir is antiviral medication. It prevents the multiplication of HIV virus in human cells. Thus stops the HIV virus from producing new viruses.
- Synthivan Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
- Synthivan Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Atazanavir – 300 MG
- Ritonavir – 100 MG
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Synthivan Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Synthivan Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Abnormal heart rhythm
- Abdominal pain
Synthivan Tablet may also cause side-effects not listed here.
Can I take Ritonavir with other medicines:
Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. – Taking them together can cause bad side effects. – Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.
Are there any food restrictions
How do I store Ritonavir :
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. – Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
Category B : Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.
Expert advice for Atazanavir
- Before taking atazanavir, inform you doctor if you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy.
- Inform you doctor if you have or ever had any liver problems or liver disease including hepatitis B or C or kidney problems.
- Discuss with your doctor about necessary precautions to be taken to avoid spreading of HIV virus to others.
- Atazanavir should not be used in children who weigh less than 10 kg or who weigh 25 kg or more.
- Consult your doctor if you experience sudden or spontaneous bleeding.
Synthivan Tablet – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Synthivan Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Synthivan Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Children under the age of 3 months
- Drug contraindicated are amiodarone, quinidine, propafenone, astemizole, terfenadine, dihydroergotamine, ergotamine, midazolam, triazolam, cisapride, pimozide
- Hepatic impairment
- Proton-pump inhibitors
Frequently asked questions about Atazanavir
What is Atazanavir used for?
Atazanavir is used in combination with other anti-retroviral medicines for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV-1) infection
Does Atazanavir cause hyperbilirubinemia?
Yes, hyperbilirubinemia (an increase in the level of bilirubin in the blood) is a known side effect of Atazanavir.
How does Atazanavir work?
Atazanavir belong to a group of medications called azapeptide HIV-1 protease inhibitor. It inhibits some viral polypeptides in the HIV-1 infected cells of the body and inhibits and prevents maturation of virus in the cells. Atazanavir does not cure HIV infections; it decreases the risks of developing acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and other HIV-related illnesses due to compromised immunity
Does Atazanavir cause lipodystrophy?
Yes, lipodystrophy (changes in body fat – build up or loss of body fat) is a known side effect of Atazanavir