Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet

Introduction

Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet is a combination of antiretrovirals medicines. It is prescribed to treat HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection. It boosts up the immunity to fight against HIV to manage or treat AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome).

Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet restricts the growth of HIV in the body and reduces the risk of getting HIV-related complications to improve the lifespan of an individual. The medicine should be taken in an empty stomach for better efficacy. Taking these medicines regularly at the same time increases their effectiveness. A dose of this medicine should not be missed as it can affect your recovery. It is important to complete the full course of the treatment until your doctor advises you to stop it.

Common side effects of this medicine include headache, tiredness, trouble sleeping, nausea, diarrhea, dryness in the mouth, fever, and rash. These side effects are generally temporary, but if they persist or become serious inform your doctor. This medicine can also make you feel dizzy or drowsy, so it is advised to avoid driving. In addition to that, avoid alcohol consumption as it may increase the intensity of the side effects.

Before starting with the treatment, you should consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or have any health condition. Your doctor may suggest regular blood tests to check your blood counts and other bodily functions. If you are HIV positive, you should not breastfeed or share personal belongings like razors or toothbrushes. Consult your doctor to know about safe sex methods in order to prevent transmission of HIV during intercourse.

Uses of Triomune Tablet

  • HIV infection

Side effects of Triomune Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Triomune

  • Headache
  • Tiredness
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Fever
  • Rash
  • Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand)

How to use Triomune 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. Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Triomune Tablet works

Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet is a combination of three antiviral medicines: Lamivudine, Stavudine and Nevirapine. They work by preventing HIV (virus) from multiplying, thereby reducing the amount of virus in your body. They also increase the CD4 cell (white blood cells that protect against infection) count in your blood.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.

Driving

UNSAFE
Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
You may experience fatigue while taking Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet and this may affect your ability to drive.

Kidney

CAUTION
Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking Triomune 150mg/30mg/200mg Tablet. You may need to stop taking this medicine.