Medicine Overview of Velpanat 400mg/100mg Tablet
Uses of Velpanat Tablet
Velpanat 400mg/100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection.
Velpanat Tablet side effects
How to use Velpanat Tablet
this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Velpanat
400mg/100mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better
to take it at a fixed time.
How Velpanat Tablet works
400mg/100mg Tablet 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.
Velpanat Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Velpanat Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Velpanat 400mg/100mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however,
there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Velpanat 400mg/100mg 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.
400mg/100mg 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.
400mg/100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Velpanat 400mg/100mg Tablet may be
needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available
on the use of Velpanat 400mg/100mg Tablet in these patients. No dose
adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney
400mg/100mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No
dose adjustment of Velpanat 400mg/100mg Tablet is recommended.
inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease as regular monitoring
of liver function tests may be advised in some patients while taking