ALLTERA

Mfd. by :- Mylan (Fulfilled By : Magicine Pharma)

Alltera

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Brand name - Alltera
Generic name - Ritonavir/Lopinavir 
Manufacturer - Mylan Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Strength - 50mg/200mg
Dosage - Tablet (Oral administration)
Packaging - Bottle
Indication - HIV infection
Prescription needed - Yes

Description

Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet is a prescription medicine. It is used in the treatment of HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) infection. It boosts up the immunity to fight against the virus and manage AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome). It slows the growth of the virus in the body and reduces HIV-related symptoms, thereby improving the lifespan of individuals. However, it is not a permanent cure for HIV. It increases the CD4 cell (white blood cells that protect against infection) count in the blood. This medicine is available at the best price in India.

Pharmacodynamics

Ritonavir:- An HIV protease inhibitor that interferes with the reproductive cycle of HIV. It was initially developed as an independent antiviral agent. It has been shown to possess advantageous properties in combination regimens with low-dose ritonavir and other protease inhibitors. Ritonavir is now more commonly used as a booster of other protease inhibitors and is available in both liquid formulation and as capsules.

Lopinavir:- An antiretroviral protease inhibitor that inhibits the activity of an enzyme critical for the HIV viral lifecycle. It has a propensity for participating in drug interactions. It is an inhibitor of the HIV-1 protease enzyme.

Usage of Medicine

Alltera tablet is a combination of two antiretroviral agents namely Ritonavir and Lopinavir. This medicine is available in the strength of 50mg/200mg in the form of tablets for oral administration. It is important to take this medicine regularly at the right time for better efficacy. Also, it is advisable to not miss a dose. Make sure to report the side effects to the doctor (if any).

Interactions

Medicine interactions should be discussed with the healthcare provider before taking the Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet. 

Interaction with Alcohol

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Make sure to consult your healthcare provider before its consumption.

Interaction with Medicine

  • Rosuvastatin

  • Alprazolam

  • Atorvastatin

  • Acarbose

  • Carbamazepine

  • Erythromycin

  • Fluoxetine

  • Midazolam

Interaction with Disease

  • Hemophilia

  • Cardiovascular disease

  • Diabetes Mellitus

  • Liver Disease

Contraindication

  • Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet is not indicated to patients having a known allergy to any of the active or/and inactive ingredients.

  • This tablet is not indicated to patients who are known to be hypersensitive.

  • Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet is not indicated to patients suffering from a severe impairment of liver function.

Alternate Brands

  • Ritocom 

  • Emletra 

  • Lopimune 

  • Hivus-LR 

  • Aluvia 

Following are the side effects of Alltera tablet. Note that there can be other side effects also. Therefore, it is advisable to consult a medical practitioner if side effects occur or last longer than usual.

  • Headache

  • Nausea

  • Vomiting

  • Skin rash

  • Peripheral neuropathy

  • Blurred vision

  • Dizziness

  • Drowsiness

  • Constipation

  • Indigestion

  • Stomach ache

  • Feeling of warmth or heat

  • Redness on the skin

  • Increased liver enzymes

  • Taste change

Normal Dose

Take Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet exactly as prescribed by the doctor for better efficacy without increasing or decreasing the dose strength. Swallow the tablet as a whole with water, without breaking, cutting, or chewing it.

Missed Dose

It is advisable to not skip a dose. If you miss a dose, make sure to take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is already the time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and take the scheduled dose. Also, make sure to not increase the dose strength to catch up with the missed dose.

Overdose

It is advisable to not overdose. In case of overdose, be sure to consult your healthcare professional immediately.

 

Pregnancy or Breastfeeding

It is advisable to consult the healthcare provider before the consumption of Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet during pregnancy or breastfeeding because this medicine may harm the baby.

Driving 

After the consumption of Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet, it is advisable to avoid driving or operating heavy machinery if side effects (like blurred vision, lack of concentration) occur.

Liver or Kidney Disease

It is advisable to administer Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet with utmost caution in the patients having a known liver or/and kidney disease.

Medical History

Make sure to consult your healthcare provider regarding your medical history, medicines you already take (including supplements), and your current medical condition before consuming Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet.

 

Q1- What is Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet used for?

A- Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet is a prescription medicine. It is used in the treatment of HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) infection.

Q2- What is the strength of this medicine?

A- Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet is available in the strength of 50mg/200mg.

Q3- How should I take Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet?

A- Take this medicine exactly as prescribed by the healthcare provider for better efficacy without increasing or decreasing the dose strength. Swallow the tablet as a whole with water, without breaking, cutting, or chewing it.

Q4- What are the side effects of Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablets?

A- The side effects of Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablets are headache, fever, chills, taste change, peripheral neuropathy, diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, skin rash, itching, etc. There can be other side effects also. Be sure to consult your doctor if side effects occur or last longer than usual.

Q5- What should I avoid while consuming this medicine?

A- Avoid the consumption of alcohol.

Q6- Can I take Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet during pregnancy?

A- It is advisable to consult the doctor before the consumption of Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tabletAlltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet during pregnancy because this medicine may harm the developing baby.

Q7- Can I take Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet during breastfeeding? 

A- It is advisable to consult the doctor before the consumption of Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet during breastfeeding because this medicine may harm the baby.

Q8- Can I take this medicine in liver/kidney disease?

A- It is advisable to administer Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet with utmost caution in the patients having a known liver or/and kidney disease.

Q9- Can I drive after consuming Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet?

A- After the consumption of Alltera (Ritonavir/Lopinavir) tablet, it is advisable to avoid driving or operating heavy machinery if side effects (like blurred vision, lack of concentration) occur.

Q10- Is it a habit-forming medicine?

A- No, it is not a habit-forming medicine.

 

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