Composition Sofosbuvir 400mg + Velpatasvir 100mg
Substitutes Myhepall 28s, Hepcvel 28s, Panovir 28s, Sofosvel 6s, Sovihep V 28s, Epclusa 28s, VelaSof 28s, Velpaclear 28s, Virvel 28s, Velpanat 28s
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Medicine Overview of VelaKast 28s Tablet
Uses of VelaKast 28s Tablet
Sofosbuvir+Velpatasvir is used in the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection.
VelaKast 28s Tablet side effects
How to use VelaKast 28s Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. VelaKast Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How VelaKast 28s Tablet works
This is a combination of two antiviral medicines: Sofosbuvir and Velpatasvir. They work by lowering the amount of hepatitis C virus in the body and removing the virus from the blood over a period of time.
VelaKast 28s Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for VelaKast 28s Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
VelaKast Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
VelaKast Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well. VelaKast Tablet, when taken together with other medicines for the treatment of hepatitis c infection, may produce dizziness, blurred vision and this may affect your ability to drive.
VelaKast Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of VelaKast Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Limited information is available on the use of VelaKast Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
VelaKast Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Epclusa Tablet is recommended. However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease as regular monitoring of liver function tests may be advised in some patients while taking this medicine.
What if you miss a dose of VelaKast 28s Tablet?
If you miss a dose, take the next dose at the next time interval.