Active ingredients: nevirapine
What it is used for
Nevirapine in combination with antiretroviral agents is indicated for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults and adolescents over the age of 16 years.,Resistant virus emerges rapidly when Nevirapine is administered as monotherapy or in dual combination therapy with an antiretroviral agent. Therefore, nevirapine should always be administered in combination with at least two additional antiretroviral agents.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Store in Original Container
- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to off-white, oval-shaped, uncoated tablets with a break line on both sides and debossed with 'RX921' on one side.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient nevirapine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems