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Empetus 100Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Ritonavir
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: December 14, 2018

Empetus 100Mg Tablet is used for the control, treatment and prevention of rocky mountain spotted fever, bacterial infections of the eye, urinary tract infections, and HIV/AIDS. Empetus 100Mg Tablet works by inhibiting the growth of viral particles and preventing the virus from multiplying inside the body.

Do not use Empetus 100Mg Tablet if you are allergic to any of the ingredients present in it. Before using Empetus 100Mg Tablet tell your doctor if you are using any prescription drugs, non-prescription drugs, or other herbal and dietary pills and supplements, if you are pregnant and/or breastfeeding, if you have hemophilia, if you have pancreatitis, if you have a history of kidney and liver problems, if you have low potassium or magnesium blood levels, if you high cholesterol, or if you have any sort of bleeding disorder. Also let your doctor know your history of medical problems, pre-existing diseases and current health conditions.

Common side effects of Empetus 100Mg Tablet include inflammation of the pancreas, excess cholesterol, dizziness, tiredness, rash or itching, back pain, neck rigidity, palpitations, dry mouth, nausea, dyspepsia, vomiting, anxiety, sweating, fever, weakness, unusual taste in the mouth, throat pain, cough, pruritis, renal insufficiency headache, and myalgia.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a HIV Specialist before using this medicine.

  • Hiv Infection

  • Nausea

  • Diarrhoea

  • Increased Cholesterol Levels In Blood

  • Increased Triglycerides Levels In Blood

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Ritomax l forte 50 mg/200 mg tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Ritomax l forte 50 mg/200 mg tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Empetus 100Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Empetus 100Mg Tablet is an anti-HIV Protease inhibitor. It interferes with Protease, an enzyme used by HIV-infected cells to produces new viruses. It inhibits the activity of Protease enzyme, thereby causing HIV-affected cells to create fewer viruses.

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