Medicine : Nelfin (250mg)

Name:Nelfin (250mg)
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Hetero Drugs Ltd
Generic Use:Nelfinavir
Composition:Nelfinavir(250 Mg)
Substitutes:retronel (250mg) , nelvir (250mg) , emnel (250mg) , nelfin (250mg) , nel (250mg) , neivex (250mg)


Generic ( Nelfinavir )



Typical use Of Nelfinavir :HIV Infection Conbined With Other Antiretrovirals.
Mechanism of action of Nelfinavir :Nelfinavir Inhibits The HIV Viral Proteinase Enzyme Which Prevents Cleavage Of The Gag-pol Polyprotein, Resulting In Noninfectious, Immature Viral Particles.
Drug Interaction of Nelfinavir :Nelfinavir Should Not Be Used Together With Amiodarone (Cordarone),quinidine (Quinaglute, Cardioquin), Ergot Derivatives (e.g. Ergostat),triazolam (Halcion), Midazolam (Versed) Because Serious Adverse Effects Could Occur Due To Increased Levels Of These Drug In The Body. Nelfinavir Also Increases The Concentrations In Blood Of Rifabutin (Mycobutin) And Sildenafil (Viagra).
Side effects of Nelfinavir :Renal Impairment, Paresthesia, Myalgia, Lipodystrophy.

INTERACTIONS OF NELFINAVIR


How Nelfinavir will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. 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 Nelfinavir will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Nelfinavir

No Studies Found