Ricovir Tenofovir 300 mg tablets belong to a class of antiviral drugs that are reverse transcriptase inhibitors. These reduce the HIV growth and viral load in the body. This drug is also useful to cure HBV infection as it blocks the ability of the viral cells to multiply and further infect newer Hepatic cells.
Ricovir Tenofovir 300 mg tablets are used with other drugs in order to cure HIV infection. These are helpful to treat chronic cases of Viral Hepatitis B, as well.
This is not a full list of all side effects that may occur with Ricovir Tenofovir 300 mg tablets. Please seek medical advice from your doctor about if you experience serious side effects and they become overtly bothersome. Seek help when you notice: anxiety, change in urine output, pain in chest, trouble in breathing, muscle weakness and cramps, tingling sensation in extremities.
Drug allergies are quite common and might occur as a result of reaction to active ingredients as well as inactive ingredients. The most common side effects of allergies are: itching, rashes, hives, shortness of breath, low blood pressure, dizziness and loose motions.
Common side effects with Ricovir Tenofovir 300 mg tablets
● Back ache
● Stomach upset and loose motions
● Flu like symptoms
● Nausea and vomiting
● Reduction in appetite and Weight
● You must always inform your doctor/pharmacist about your past and present drug allergies or other allergies before taking this medication. Drug allergies to both active ingredients and inactive agents are common. HIV patients must be tested for HBV infection before starting this drug.
● Pregnant and nursing mothers should avoid this drug.