lopimune tablets Tablet is a combination medicine used to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). lopimune tablets medicine is not a cure for HIV. lopimune tablets only prevents the virus from multiplying in your body. Monitoring of liver function and blood glucose levels is necessary while receiving lopimune tablets medicine.
Lopimune tablets200/50mg are used in combination with other medications that have a different mechanism of action to the components in lopimune tablets, and are used to treat patients with HIV impairs the immune system by attacking specific immune cells called CD4+ cells that are involved in fighting infection and lopimune tablets can lead to opportunistic life-threatening infection (infections that would not normally be harmful); also if too many CD4+ cells are destroyed lopimune tablets can result in acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).
How does lopimune tablets work?
Lopimune tablets 200/50mg contain lopinavir and ritonavir brand names which are both inhibitors of HIV protease are only effective against RNA viruses (retroviruses) like Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Most of the antiviral activity of lopimune tablets is due to lopinavir, which is a potent inhibitor of HIV protease, and prevents cleavage of the Gag-Pol polyprotein, an important protein in the development of active virus.
Inhibition of protease cleavage by lopimune tablets results in the production of immature, non-infectious viral particles. lopinavir and ritonavir oral pellets in lopimune tablets tablets 200/50mg is included in the combination not as a protease inhibitor but because lopimune tablets inhibits the CYP3A-mediated metabolism (breakdown in the liver) of lopimune tablets, thereby increasing the plasma levels of lopinavir so that lopinavir can be used at a lower dose blocking the action of RT, inhibiting viral replication.
How should lopimune tablets be taken?
You should take your lopinavir and ritonavir tablets tablets 200/50mg whole with a glass of water with or without food, once or twice daily depending on your condition, whether You should continue to take your Lopimune tablets 200/50mg regularly for as long as your doctor recommends as lopimune tablets helps control the HIV infection but does not cure lopimune tablets; do not stop taking your tablets even if you feel better without discussion with your doctor.
When not to use?
lopimune tablets medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to lopinavir and ritonavir action or any other inactive ingredients present along with these medicines. lopimune tablets medicine is not recommended for use in patients receiving medicines which are highly dependent on CYP3A for their clearance as well as strong CYP3A inducers and inhibitors lopimune tablets medicine is not recommended for use in patients suffering from a severe impairment of liver function due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition.
Take lopimune tablets missed dose as soon as you remember. If lopimune tablets is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. lopimune tablets is not double your dose to make up for the missed one.
Take lopinavir and ritonavir benefit medicine with or without food, as directed by your doctor. lopimune tablets is not take in larger or smaller amounts than advised/prescribed. Complete the course of treatment to prevent the spread of lopimune tablets infection. lopimune tablets is not stop the use of lopimune tablets medicine without consulting your doctor.