Hepcinat LP 90/400 mg
|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|28 Tablet/s||US$ 13.13||US$ 367.50||
|56 Tablet/s||US$ 11.72||US$ 656.25||
|US Brand Name||Hepcinat|
|Generic Name||Ledipasvir 90mg & Sofosbuvir 400mg|
|Manufacturer||Natco Pharma, India|
Hepcinat LP 90/400 mg is a prescription medicine used to treat chronic hepatitis C genotype 1 infection in adults. It contains two medicines, namely Ledipasvir and Sofosbuvir. It is not known if the medicine is safe and effective in children under 18 years of age.
Take Hepcinat LP exactly as prescribed. Your doctor will tell you for how many weeks you should take Hepcinat LP. Take the tablet before or after consuming food. You mustn't miss doses during the treatment. Swallow the tablet with a glass of water. Do not break, crush, or chew the tablet, as it tastes very bitter. Tell your doctor if you have problems swallowing tablets.
Do not change your dose unless your doctor tells you to do it. Do not discontinue treatment without first discussing it with your doctor. If you have a reason to discontinue treatment, talk to your doctor. The usual dose for adults is one 90/400 mg tablet daily. For children, consult a paediatrician to know the right dose of Hepcinat LP tablets.
Take an antacid at least four hours before at least four hours after Ledipasvir/sofosbuvir. If you are taking a proton pump inhibitor, take the proton pump inhibitor at the same time as Hepcinat LP. Do not take it before Hepcinat LP.
Before taking Hepcinat LP 90/400 mg, inform your doctor if any of the following applies to you:
— Have liver problems other than hepatitis C infection
— Have severe kidney problems, or are you on dialysis
— Have any other medical condition
— Are you pregnant or planning to conceive. It is unknown if Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir harms your unborn baby.
— Are breastfeeding. It is unknown if the medicine passes into your breast milk.
Inform your doctor about all your medicines, including prescription, over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal solutions. Hepcinat may affect the mode of action of other medicines and may affect how Hepcinat LP works.
You should not take Hepcinat LP if you also take other medicines that contain sofosbuvir. Especially tell your doctor if you take an antacid with magnesium or aluminium. If you take an antacid while receiving Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir combination, take the antacid four hours before or four hours after you take this medicine. Other medications that may interact with this medicine include digoxin, carbamazepine, emtricitabine, tenofovir disoproxil fumarate, oxcarbazepine, phenytoin, rifabutin, phenobarbital, rosuvastatin, simeprevir, rifapentine, tipranavir, St. John's wort. It is unknown if Hepcinat will prevent you from infecting another person with the hepatitis C virus during treatment. Talk to your doctor about ways to prevent the spreading of the hepatitis C virus.
The most common side effects of Hepcinat LP 90/400 mg include headache and tiredness. Tell your doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or does not go away within a few days. These are not all the possible side effects of ledipasvir/sofosbuvir.