Ziagen 300 mg

Ziagen Tablet is a product of ViiV Healthcare ULC

Group: Approved Anti-HIV Agents / Human Immunodeficiency Virus Nucleoside Analog Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor / Nucleoside and Nucleotide Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors / Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

Name: Ziagen

Dosage: Tablet

Strength: 300 mg

Route: Oral

Pharmaceutical company : ViiV Healthcare ULC

You can also find other alternative products such as : Ziagen (300 mg/1) from State of Florida DOH Central Pharmacy Epzicom (600 mg/1) from Remedy Repack Ziagen (20 mg/1mL) from Glaxosmithkline Inc Ziagen (300 mg/1) from A-S Medication Solutions Ziagen (20 mg/1mL) from Glaxosmithkline Inc Ziagen (300 mg/1) from State of Florida DOH Central Pharmacy Ziagen (300 mg/1) from Glaxosmithkline Inc Ziagen (300 mg/1) from Glaxosmithkline Inc Ziagen (300 mg/1) from Remedy Repack Ziagen (20 mg/1mL) from ViiV Healthcare ULC Ziagen (300 mg) from ViiV Healthcare ULC Epzicom (600 mg/1) from Remedy Repack

Indication: For the treatment of HIV-1 infection, in combination with other antiretroviral agents.

Category:

  • Anti-HIV Agents
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Anti-Retroviral Agents
  • Antiinfectives for Systemic Use
  • Antiviral Agents
  • Antivirals for Systemic Use
  • Carbohydrates
  • Deoxyribonucleosides
  • Direct Acting Antivirals
  • Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Glycosides
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus Nucleoside Analog Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor
  • Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
  • Nucleic Acids, Nucleotides, and Nucleosides
  • Nucleoside Analog
  • Nucleoside and Nucleotide Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
  • Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
  • Nucleosides
  • Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
  • UGT1A1 Substrates
  • Food Interactions; Abacavir is partly metabolised through the alcohol-dehydrogenase enzyme system. Alcohol significantly increases abacavir's area under the curve (about 41%). Avoid alcohol. Take without regard to meals.

    Abacavir Definition:
    Abacavir (ABC) is a powerful nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI) used to treat HIV and AIDS. Chemically, it is a synthetic carbocyclic nucleoside and is the enantiomer with 1S, 4R absolute configuration on the cyclopentene ring. In vivo, abacavir sulfate dissociates to its free base, abacavir.

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    Ziagen

    Therapeutic indications This drug is used with other HIV medications to help control HIV infection

    This is not a complete list of possible side effects..See also Warning and How to Use sections..In the US -Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects..
    Because breast milk can transmit HIV, do not breast-feed..**Precautions**See also Warning and How to Use sections.. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions..


    ZIAGEN Rx

    Therapeutic indications Viral infections


    Obesity.. Interactions: May antagonize methadone.. Note: Register pregnant patients exposed to abacavir by calling (800) 258-4263..


    ZIAGEN ORAL SOLUTION Rx

    Therapeutic indications Viral infections


    Suspend if lactic acidosis or pronounced hepatotoxicity (eg, hepatomegaly, steatosis) occurs.. Note: Register pregnant patients exposed to abacavir by calling (800) 258-4263.. Pregnancy..


    Ethyl Chloride Spray, Non-Aerosol

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent pain caused by injections and minor surgical procedures

    Side effects are not common with this medication.. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist..
    **Precautions**Before using ethyl chloride, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies..Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use.. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor..


    Fluro-Ethyl Aerosol, Spray

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent pain caused by injections and minor surgical procedures

    In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects..Side effects are not common with this medication..Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects..
    Do not start, stop or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with them first..**Precautions**Before using ethyl chloride, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies.. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems..


    Cetuximab Solution

    Therapeutic indications Cetuximab is used to treat a certain type of cancer of the colon (large intestine) or rectum that has spread to other parts of the body

    In some cases, drug therapy may be necessary to prevent or relieve nausea and vomiting.. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction may include: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing..
    This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems..Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use.. Consult your doctor for more details and to discuss the use of reliable forms of birth control (such as condoms, birth control pills) while using this medication and for 2 months after the end of treatment..


    Insta Freeze Aerosol, Spray

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent pain caused by injections and minor surgical procedures

    List Insta Freeze Aerosol, Spray side effects by likelihood and severity..gov/medwatch..fda..
    Keep a list of all your medications with you, and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist.., doctor or pharmacist) may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for it..


    Erbitux Vial

    Therapeutic indications Cetuximab is used to treat a certain type of cancer of the colon (large intestine) or rectum that has spread to other parts of the body

    Not eating before your treatment may help relieve vomiting..List Erbitux Vial side effects by likelihood and severity..(see also Warning section)Nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, headache, stomachache, backache, fever/chills, trouble sleeping, weight loss, fatigue, drowsiness, eye redness/itching, nail changes, dry skin, and mouth/throat sores may occur..
    Talk to your pharmacist for more details..Keep a list of all your medications with you, and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist..**Precautions**See also Warning section..


    Gemzar Vial

    Therapeutic indications Gemcitabine is used to treat certain types of cancer (including breast, lung, ovarian, pancreatic)

    ..This is not a complete list of possible side effects.. This effect can cause anemia, decrease your body's ability to fight an infection, or cause easy bruising/bleeding..
    Does Gemzar Vial interact with other medications?.. Gemcitabine may harm an unborn baby..Do not have immunizations/vaccinations without the consent of your doctor..


    Hepatitis B Immune Globulin Syringe

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent a certain serious virus infection (hepatitis B) in people who have been exposed to this virus under certain conditions (such as direct contact with blood or body fluids containing this virus)

    Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects.. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345..
    Limit alcoholic beverages..This medication is made from human blood.. The blood sugar interference can lead to serious (possibly fatal) consequences..


    Yescarta IV Suspension

    Therapeutic indications Axicabtagene ciloleucel is used to treat a certain type of cancer (non-Hodgkin lymphoma) that has not gotten better or that has come back after at least 2 other kinds of treatment

    gov/medwatch..Headache, tiredness, or loss of appetite may occur..See also Warning section..
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    Axicabtagene Ciloleucel Suspension

    Therapeutic indications Axicabtagene ciloleucel is used to treat a certain type of cancer (non-Hodgkin lymphoma) that has not gotten better or that has come back after at least 2 other kinds of treatment

    In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.. Tell your doctor right away if you develop unusual growths or lumps, swollen glands, signs of infection (such as a sore throat that doesn't go away, fever, chills), easy or unusual bruising/bleeding, or unusual tiredness.. Careful monitoring by your doctor may decrease your risk..
    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Axicabtagene Ciloleucel Suspension to children or the elderly?**Interactions**Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects.. Alcohol or marijuana can worsen these effects.. Consult your doctor if you have been exposed to an infection or for more details..


    SF 5000 Plus Cream

    Therapeutic indications Sodium fluoride makes teeth more resistant to decay and bacteria that cause cavities

    Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects..A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare..fda..
    Before using this medication, tell your doctor/dentist or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: mouth problems (e.., sores, mucositis).. Consult your healthcare professional before breast-feeding..


    Bayhep B Neonatal Syringe

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent a certain serious virus infection (hepatitis B) in people who have been exposed to this virus under certain conditions (such as direct contact with blood or body fluids containing this virus)

    This is not a complete list of possible side effects..Redness, pain, or tenderness at the injection site may occur..fda..
    Tell your doctor of any recent or planned immunizations/vaccinations.. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems.. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding..


    Hepatitis B Immun Glob-Maltose Solution

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent a certain serious virus infection (hepatitis B) in people who have been exposed to this virus under certain conditions (such as direct contact with blood or body fluids containing this virus)

    Nausea, vomiting, fever, chills, dizziness, headache, or back/joint pain may also occur.. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly..gov/medwatch..
    This drug may make you dizzy.. Alcohol or marijuana can make you more dizzy..Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects..


    Hyperhep B S-D Vial

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent a certain serious virus infection (hepatitis B) in people who have been exposed to this virus under certain conditions (such as direct contact with blood or body fluids containing this virus)

    In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at www.. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing..
    Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects..During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed.. If you have diabetes, check with your doctor or pharmacist whether the product you are using contains maltose and whether your blood sugar testing supplies will work with this product..


    Hyperhep S/D Injectable

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent a certain serious virus infection (hepatitis B) in people who have been exposed to this virus under certain conditions (such as direct contact with blood or body fluids containing this virus)

    fda.. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly..This is not a complete list of possible side effects..
    It is not known whether this drug passes into breast milk.. Alcohol or marijuana can make you more dizzy..Tell your doctor of any recent or planned immunizations/vaccinations..


    Ampicillin Sodium Vial

    Therapeutic indications Ampicillin is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections

    Use of this medication for prolonged or repeated periods may result in oral thrush or a new vaginal yeast infection (oral or vaginal fungal infection).. If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly.. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction may include: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing..
    This medication should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy.. Talk to your pharmacist for more details..What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Ampicillin Sodium Vial to children or the elderly?**Interactions**Your healthcare professionals (e..


    Epipen Jr 2-PAK Auto-Injector

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used in emergencies to treat very serious allergic reactions to insect stings/bites, foods, drugs, or other substances

    List Epipen Jr 2-PAK Auto-Injector side effects by likelihood and severity..This is not a complete list of possible side effects..fda..
    , levothyroxine), tricyclic antidepressants (e..The elderly may be more sensitive to the effects of this drug, especially a rapid rise in blood pressure, with increased risk if they also have heart disease.., propranolol), digoxin, entacapone, ergot alkaloids (e..


    H-BIG Injectable

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent a certain serious virus infection (hepatitis B) in people who have been exposed to this virus under certain conditions (such as direct contact with blood or body fluids containing this virus)

    However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing..Redness, pain, or tenderness at the injection site may occur..In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects..
    This substance can cause false high blood sugar levels when your blood sugar is normal or even low.. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist..


    Hepagam B Vial

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to prevent a certain serious virus infection (hepatitis B) in people who have been exposed to this virus under certain conditions (such as direct contact with blood or body fluids containing this virus)

    .. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly..Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects..
    Tell all laboratory personnel and all your doctors and pharmacists that you use this medication, and which type of blood sugar testing strips you use.. Alcohol or marijuana can make you more dizzy.. Talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana..


    Vinorelbine TARTRATE Vial

    Therapeutic indications Vinorelbine is used to treat various types of cancer

    gov/medwatch.. Your doctor may also prescribe a laxative (such as a stool softener) to help prevent constipation..Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: numbness/tingling/pain in the hands or feet, decreased reflexes, mouth sores, easy bruising/bleeding, weakness, new or increased trouble breathing, cough, severe constipation, stomach/abdominal pain, blood in the urine, mental/mood changes..
    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Vinorelbine TARTRATE Vial to children or the elderly?**Interactions**Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects.. Throat problems can also be part of radiation recall with vinorelbine..Wash your hands well to prevent the spread of infections..


    Collagenase Clostridium Histo. Solution, Reconstituted (Recon Soln)

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used to treat certain conditions (Dupuytren's contracture, Peyronie's disease) that are caused by a certain protein (collagen) in your body

    However, get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing..In the US -Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects..Pain, swelling, bruising, bleeding, redness, itching at or around the injection site may occur..
    Solution, Reconstituted (Recon Soln) to children or the elderly?**Interactions**Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects.. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval..**Precautions**Before using collagenase, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies..


    Controlrx Cream

    Therapeutic indications Sodium fluoride makes teeth more resistant to decay and bacteria that cause cavities

    Mouth/gum irritation may rarely occur.. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at www..
    **Precautions**Before using sodium fluoride, tell your healthcare professional if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies..g..It is not known if this drug passes into breast milk..


    Prevident 5000 Gel

    Therapeutic indications Sodium fluoride makes teeth more resistant to decay and bacteria that cause cavities

    Tell your doctor/dentist right away if your teeth become stained or pitted.. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at www..A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare..
    Talk to your pharmacist for more details.. Consult your healthcare professional before breast-feeding.., sores, mucositis)..


    Dentall Cream

    Therapeutic indications Sodium fluoride makes teeth more resistant to decay and bacteria that cause cavities

    fda..Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects.. However, get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing..
    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Dentall Cream to children or the elderly?**Interactions**Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects..g..Children may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially if this medication is swallowed..


    Ampicillin Sodium Vial With Threaded Port

    Therapeutic indications Ampicillin is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections

    However, you may not be able to tell it apart from a rare rash that could be a sign of a severe allergic reaction..Ampicillin can commonly cause a mild rash that is usually not serious.. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at www..
    Do not start, stop or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with them first..g..Ampicillin may cause false positive results with certain diabetic urine testing products (cupric sulfate-type)..


    Acetocot Suspension

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used in a variety of conditions such as allergic disorders, arthritis, blood diseases, breathing problems, certain cancers, eye diseases, intestinal disorders, collagen and skin diseases

    Tell your doctor right away if you have symptoms of high blood sugar such as increased thirst/urination..fda.. Tell your doctor right away if you have fever, increased/severe pain with swelling of the joint, weakness in the joint, or decreased range of motion in the joint..
    If you will be using this medication for a long time, carry a warning card or medical ID bracelet that identifies your use of this medication.. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist.. Consult the doctor or pharmacist for more details..


    P-Care K80 Kit

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used in a variety of conditions such as allergic disorders, arthritis, blood diseases, breathing problems, certain cancers, eye diseases, intestinal disorders, collagen and skin diseases

    This medication may raise your blood pressure.. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at www..This is not a complete list of possible side effects..
    Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely.. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions.. Infants born to mothers who use corticosteroid medications for a long time may have hormone problems..


    Trianide Suspension

    Therapeutic indications This medication is used in a variety of conditions such as allergic disorders, arthritis, blood diseases, breathing problems, certain cancers, eye diseases, intestinal disorders, collagen and skin diseases

    This medication may lower your ability to fight infections..In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects..Get medical help right away if you have any very serious side effects, including: severe stomach/abdominal pain, black/bloody stools, vomit that looks like coffee grounds..
    Consult your doctor if you have been exposed to an infection or for more details.. However, if your doctor has directed you to take low-dose aspirin for heart attack or stroke prevention (usually at dosages of 81-325 milligrams a day), you should continue taking it unless your doctor instructs you otherwise.. Consult your doctor for more details..


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    Name Pharmaceutical
    Abacavir Sulfate 300 mg/1Avera McKennan Hospital
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    Abacavir Sulfate 300 mg/1Remedy Repack
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    Abacavir Sulfate 300 mg/1Apotex Corporation
    Abacavir Sulfate 300 mg/1Remedy Repack
    Abacavir 300 mg/1Camber Pharmaceuticals
    Abacavir Sulfate 300 mg/1Remedy Repack
    Abacavir 300 mg/1Cipla Limited
    Abacavir 20 mg/1mLAurobindo Pharma

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    Name Pharmaceutical
    Epzicom Tablet, film coatedViiV Healthcare ULC
    Abacavir and Lamivudine Tablet, film coatedRemedy Repack
    PMS-abacavir-lamivudine TabletPharmascience Inc
    Triumeq Tablet, film coatedViiV Healthcare Company
    Triumeq Tablet, film coatedViiV Healthcare Company
    Triumeq TabletViiV Healthcare ULC
    Epzicom Tablet, film coatedViiV Healthcare ULC
    Triumeq Tablet, film coatedA-S Medication Solutions
    Mylan-abacavir/lamivudine TabletMylan Pharmaceuticals
    Epzicom Tablet, film coatedA-S Medication Solutions

    Effects of Ziagen 300 mg by reaction with another drug or drugs

  • Metformin may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • The serum concentration of Abacavir can be decreased when it is combined with 3,4-Dichloroisocoumarin.
  • Phenelzine may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Tobramycin may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Zaleplon may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Suprofen may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Paroxetine may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • The serum concentration of Abacavir can be decreased when it is combined with Ximelagatran.
  • Abacavir may decrease the excretion rate of Sodium aurothiomalate which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Potassium Chloride may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Tenofovir disoproxil may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Methotrexate may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Cevimeline may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Methylphenidate may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Naproxen may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • The serum concentration of Abacavir can be decreased when it is combined with Enalkiren.
  • Flutamide may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Tenoxicam may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • Hydroxocobalamin may decrease the excretion rate of Abacavir which could result in a higher serum level.
  • The serum concentration of Abacavir can be decreased when it is combined with Rifampicin.