Nelvir Capsule

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  • Manufactured by: Cipla Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Nelfinavir (250 mg)

Nelvir Information

Nelvir is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet, Capsule. It is typically used for the treatment of HIV/AIDS.

The optimal dosage of Nelvir is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

While these are the most often observed Nelvir side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. Such side effects of Nelvir normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Nelvir is Safe for pregnant women and Safe for women who are breastfeeding. It is important to know if Nelvir has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Nelvir related warnings section.

Nelvir can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Nelvir in conditions like Hemophilia, Suicidal Tendency, Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Some other conditions that can be affected by Nelvir are listed in the contraindications section below.

Besides this, Nelvir may also have severe interaction with some medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Nelvir is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.



Nelvir Benefits & Uses

Nelvir is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Nelvir Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Geriatric
  • Disease: HIV/AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Before or After Meal: With meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 750 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Adult
  • Disease: HIV/AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Before or After Meal: With meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 750 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: HIV/AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Before or After Meal: With meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 750 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: HIV/AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Before or After Meal: With meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 35 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Nelvir Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Nelvir safe for pregnant women?


    Pregnant women can take Nelvir without worrying about any side effects.

    Safe
  • Is the use of Nelvir safe during breastfeeding?


    Nelvir does not show any side effects in breastfeeding women.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Nelvir on the Kidneys?


    Very few cases of side effects of Nelvir on kidney have been reported.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Nelvir on the Liver?


    Nelvir may cause harmful effects on liver. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Nelvir on the Heart?


    Using Nelvir does not have any harmful effects on the heart.

    Safe


Severe Interaction of Nelvir with Other Drugs

Nelvir should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Life Threatening

Severe

Moderate



Nelvir Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Nelvir unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Nelvir

  • Is this Nelvir habit forming or addictive?


    Nelvir does not cause addiction.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Nelvir. So it is best to avoid driving.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, Nelvir is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    There is no benefit of taking Nelvir for mental disorders.

    No

Nelvir Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Nelvir


    Taking Nelvir with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

    Mild
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Nelvir


    Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Nelvir.

    Unknown


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Viracept® (nelfinavir mesylate)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 810

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