applepharmaceutical@gmail.com
Abalam-600mg+300mg

PRODUCT DETAILS

Trade name : Abalam
Active ingredient : Abacavir & Lamivudine
Strength availability : 300mg & 600mg
Manufactured by : Hetero
Package : 30 tablets in a container

for MORE INFORMATION !!!

Abalam is associated with HIV-1infection treatment. Abalam tablets are Contrary to retroviral pharmaceutical, which consisting a functioning substances like abacavir and lamivudine. Abacavir is a nucleoside analogue of HIV reverse transcriptase inhibitor, also an analogue of guanosine. Lamivudine is a prohibitor of reverse transcriptase enzyme, analogue of Zalcitabine. Both abacavir and lamivudine are none relieving the contamination; however it ready to lessen the movement of HIV disease to AIDS.

INDICATION

The major recommended the drug Abalam for the indication in patients for the treatment of HIV-1 infections.

DOSAGE

Prior to start the treatment with Abalam tablets, patient should be disguise for HLA-B*5701 allele. The usual dose of Abalam tablets is one tablet should be administered as a single dose. The drug will be combined with other anti-retroviral drugs. The dosage adjustment should not be recommended; Abalam is a type of fixed dose combination, dosage adjustment should not be suggested in case of; Patients having creatinine clearance <50ml/min Patient with mild liver impairment condition Administered Abalam tablets with or without food. It should be administer with whole of water. Abalam should not be chew, crush or broke.
Over dosage :
The over dosage of Abalam is treated by; Monitor the manifestation associated with over dosage of Abalam tablets Providing supportive treatment for the patients

Lamivudine :

Lamivudine is one of the active moieties present in Abalam tablets. Lamivudine is chemically structured as nucleoside analogue. Lamivudine is changes into dynamic 5' triphosphate metabolite intracellularly by phosphorylation (lamivudine triphosphate 3TC-TP. This effective metabolite involves in barrier of switch transcriptase via chain end after addition of nucleotide simple.

Abacavir :

Abacavir is describes as carboxylic synthetic nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor, which is active opposite to HIV infection. Abacavir is phosphorylated into carbovir triphosphate (deoxyguanosine 5'triphosphate) dGTP a functioning metabolite This Aggressive metabolite stops the activity of reverse transcriptase by oppose with dGTP and fixed into viral DNA. The growth of viral DNA gets altered by inclusion of nucleotide which leads absence of OH particle. For the growth of 5' to 3' phosphodiester linkage, an OH atom is necessary. The 3’ phosphodiester linkage formation is in charge of chain stretching which get prohibited.

PHARMACOKINETIC

Absorption: The drug Abalam highly absorbed after administration. Bioavailability of both Lamivudine 87% & abacavir 83% respectively.
Distribution: The human plasma protein binding nature of lamivudine is very low. Bounds to human plasma protein of Abacavir is almost 50%.
Metabolism :
Abacavir metabolized by using alcohol dehydrogenase & glucuronyl transferees’ enzymes. The metabolism of Lamivudine is highly metabolized to trans-sulfoxide and sulfotransferases is essential for biotransformation of lamivudine.
Excretion :
The abacavir systemic clearance value is 0.80L/hr/kg plus or minus 0.24L/hr/kg & lamivudine is 0.33 plus or minus of 0.06L/hr/kg. The renal clearance of abacavir is 0.007 plus or minus to 0.0008L/h/kg; lamivudine is 0.22 plus or minus to 0.06L/h/kg. Half life period of Abalam tablets are; Abacavir: 1.45 plus or minus to 0.32 hours. Lamivudine: 5 to 7 hours

PRECAUTION

Lactic acidosis, hepatic steatosis : These fatal cases are mainly occurred in patients getting anti-retroviral treatment as single therapy or in combinations. Dropping the treatment for reducing this kind of adverse.
Aggravation of hepatitis B : This patients who are affected by HIV/HBV co infection will occur this condition. Check the patient’s liver functions very closely for inhibition this fatal case. In serious condition, continue the anti-hepatitis drugs.
Myocardial infarction : Patient has any risk of CVS disorders should be investigate prior to starting the treatment. In severe condition, stop the therapy.
Immune reconstitution syndrome :, discontinue the treatment, If this fatal case occurs. Occurrence of lamivudine resistance may happen; The efficacy of lamivudine for HIV/HBV co infected patients has not been investigated. hepatitis B infection risk variations related with protection from lamivudine has additionally been accounted for in HIV-1-contaminated subjects who have gotten lamivudine-containing antiretroviral regimens within the sight of simultaneous disease with hepatitis B infection.
Fat redistribution : This may cause to obesity mostly occurred in women. To overcome the problem patient should be treated with alternative measures and in serious condition discontinue the treatment.

DRUG INTERACTION

The patients infected by HIV who are receiving methadone concomitant treatment, combined with 600mg of abacavir as twice daily, this concludes as increasing the oral clearance of methadone. Drug that varies the blood concentration of abacavir is; Interaction of 600mg of abacavir with Ethanol 0.7g/kg will causes increasing AUC of abacavir by 41%. The blood concentration of lamivudine is varies by; Lamivudine 150mg interaction with Nelfinavir 750mg for thrice daily leads to causes increasing AUC of lamivudine by 10%. Interaction of Lamivudine 300mg with trimethaprim 160mg & Sulfamethoxazole 800mg causes increasing AUC of lamivudine by 43%. Ribavirin causes reduction of phosphorylation of lamivudine.

CONTRAINDICATION

Abalam tablets are contraindicated to; Patients who are having HLA-B*5701 Patients are having any hypersensitivity reactions to abacavir Patients with moderate or severe liver damage

MISSED DOSE

Incase patients missed a dose, then consult with medical practitioner and follow the instruction given by physician. The normal dosing schedule should be retained. The missed dose leads to over dosage condition.

SIDE EFFECTS

Severe hypersensitivity or sometimes causes fatal related to abacavir :
Fatigue, Malaise, Dizziness, Vertigo, Nausea, Diarrhea, Rash, Pyrexia, Insomnia, Depression, Headache or migraine, Abdominal pain, Abnormal dreams, Anxiety.
Other effects :
Pancreatitis, Myocardial infarction, Stevens Johnson’s syndrome, Toxic epidermal necrolysis, Fat redistribution, Stomatitis, Weakness, Aplastic anemia, Lymphadenopathy, Splenomegaly, Lactic acidosis, hepatic steatosis, Rhabdomyolysis, Seizures, Wheezing, Alopecia, Erythema multiforme.

We'd Like to Hear From You!

PRESCRIPTION POLICY

1. myapplepharma.com, a fully licensed and regulated pharmacy, takes all precautions to strictly abide by the laws and regulations set forth in the dispensing of prescription medications. By placing the order for your prescription medicines, you acknowledge and accept the following terms regarding the purchase of any prescription medicines.
2. myapplepharma.com will not dispense any prescription medication without a valid prescription from a licensed physician.
3. If you are ordering prescription medication(s), you hereby confirm that you will send us a scanned copy of your valid prescription(s) via email, fax, Whatsapp, or by post, and this prescription shall then be subject to the scrutiny of and approval by our qualified Pharmacists.
4. The drug information provided in the myapplepharma.com is for informative purposes only and this Website is not intended to provide diagnosis, treatment or medical advice. We are not liable for any adverse effects or harm to you as a result of your reliance on the information in the Website.
5. myapplepharma.com requires either the User or Customer or the Caregiver to confirm he/she is completely aware of the indications, side effects, drug interactions, effects of missed dose or overdose of the medicines he/she orders from us. It is imperative to seek professional advice from your physician before purchasing or consuming any medicine from myapplepharma.com.
6. At myapplepharma.com, a Caregiver can order prescription medicines on your behalf.


This information should not be used to decide whether to accept this product or any other medicine. Only a health care provider is knowledge and training to decide that a medicine suitable for a specific patient. This information does not support any drug as safe, are effective or approved for the treatment of any patient or health condition. It's simple a brief overview of general information about this product. It does not include all information on possible applications, indications, warnings, precautions, interactions, adverse effects or risks that may be relevant to this product. This information is not specific medical advice and does not replace information obtained from your health care provider. You should check with your health care provider for complete information about the risks and benefits of using this product.