Brand : Nelvir
Ingredients : Nelfinavir
Strength : 250mg
Manufactured : Cipla
Package : 100 Tablets
The recommended dose for adult dose for HIV infections in patients is 1250 mg given orally twice a day or 750mg given orally 3 times a day
The drug administer in combination with other antiretroviral agents for treatment of HIV-1 Infection.
For Nonoccupational Exposure the dose US CDC prescribed as 1250mg two times a day orally or 750mg three times a day orally given for 28 days.
For pediatric dose age 2 to less than 13 years prescribed dose is 45 to 55 mg/kg given orally twice a day Or 25 to 35 mg/kg given orally three times a day Maximum dose is 2500mg/day. Age 13 years or older = 1250mg given orally twice times a day or 750mg taken orally three times a day. The children weighing 16 kg or more administer 250mg for twice-daily
Side effects by Clinical trials experience- adult and adolescents (13 yrs and older) Digestive system: diarrhea, nausea, flatulence, epigastric pain Skin /appendages: rash Hemic/lymphatic system: anemia, leucopenia and thrombocytopenia Metabolic/nutritional: liver function test abnormalities amylase, SGOT, SGPT, hypoglycemia, dehydration Musculoskeletal system: arthralgia, arthritis, cramps,myalgia Respiratory: dyspnae, pharyngitis, rhinitis, and sinusitis. Special sense: acute iritis and eye disorder.Postmarketing Expeience
Hypersensitivity reaction Qtc prolongation Jaundice Bilirubinemia, metabolic acidosis.