Lopinavir + Ritonavir

//Lopinavir + Ritonavir

Generic ( Lopinavir + Ritonavir )


Typical use Of Lopinavir + Ritonavir :Information Not Available.
Mechanism of action of Lopinavir + Ritonavir :Information Not Available.
Drug Interaction of Lopinavir + Ritonavir :Information Not Available.
Side effects of Lopinavir + Ritonavir :Information Not Available.


INTERACTIONS OF LOPINAVIR + RITONAVIR


How Lopinavir + Ritonavir will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Lopinavir + Ritonavir will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Lopinavir + Ritonavir

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Generic ( Lopinavir Ritonavir )


Typical use Of Lopinavir Ritonavir :Used In Combination With Ritonavir As Lopinavir+ritonavir Fixed Dose Drug Combination For The Treatment Of HIV Infection As First Line Therapy.
Mechanism of action of Lopinavir Ritonavir :Lopinavir Inhibits HIV Protease, Causing The Enzyme Incapable Of Processing The Polyprotein Precursor. This Leads To The Production Of Non-infectious And Immature HIV Particles. Ritonavir, A Selectively Competitive Reversible Inhibitor Of HIV Protease, Interferes With The Formation Of Essential Proteins And Enzymes. After Which, The Formation Of Immature And Non-infectious Viruses Follows. It Also Interferes With The Production Of Infectious HIV And Limits Further Infectious Spread Of The Virus.
Drug Interaction of Lopinavir Ritonavir :Co-administration With Drugs Primarily Metabolized By CYP3A (e.g. Dihydropyridine Ca Channel Blockers, HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitors, Immunosuppressants And Sildenafil) May Result In Increased Plasma Concentrations Of The Other Drugs That Could Increase Or Prolong Their Therapeutic And Adverse Effects.
Side effects of Lopinavir Ritonavir :Diarrhoea, Vomiting, Headache, Asthenia, Abdominal Pain.


INTERACTIONS OF LOPINAVIR RITONAVIR


How Lopinavir Ritonavir will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Lopinavir Ritonavir will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Lopinavir Ritonavir

No Studies Found