WHAT IS FORSTAVIR-3 TABLETS ?
Forstavir-3 is an antiviral combination of 3 reverse transcriptase inhibitors. It works by slowing the growth of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
WHAT IS THE USE OF FORSTAVIR-3 TABLETS ?
Efavirenz/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir is used for treating HIV infection alone or along with other medicines.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF FORSTAVIR-3 TABLETS ?
Back pain; cough; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; gas or indigestion; skin discoloration (small spots or freckles); stomach upset; strange dreams; stuffy or runny nose; tiredness; trouble concentrating; trouble sleeping; vomiting.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest); bone pain; change in personality; chest pain; confusion; decreased coordination; delusions; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; symptoms of kidney problems (eg, increased or decreased urination, increased thirst); symptoms of liver problems (eg, dark urine, pale stools, persistent loss of appetite, yellowing of the skin or eyes).
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF FORSTAVIR-3 TABLETS ?
- You should be tested for HBV infection before you start to take Forstavir-3.
- Tell your doctor or dentist that you take Forstavir-3 before you receive any medical or dental care, emergency care, or surgery.
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: Forstavir-3 may cause harm to the fetus. Do not breast-feed while taking Forstavir-3.