What is Tenvir EM Tablet ?
Tenvir, manufactured by Cipla, contains “Tenofovir EM” as an active ingredient. It is a prescription HIV drug that should be used under proper medical guidance and advice.
When is Tenvir EM Tablet prescribed ?
Tenvir (Tenofovir) is used with other medications treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the virus that can cause acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
How Does Tenvir (Tenofovir) Tablet Work ?
When HIV infects a cell, it takes control of that cell. HIV then forces the cell to make many more copies of the virus. To make these copies, the cell uses proteins called enzymes. When the activity of these enzymes is reduced the production of HIV slows.
Tenofovir DF belongs to a class (group) of HIV drugs called nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs). NRTIs block an HIV enzyme called reverse transcriptase. An enzyme is a protein that starts or increases the speed of a chemical reaction. By blocking reverse transcriptase, NRTIs prevent HIV from multiplying and can reduce the amount of HIV in the body.
What are the adverse effects of Tenvir EM Tablets ?
When you take Tenvir HIV medicine, it’s important to be aware of changes in your body and how you feel. This medicine may cause side effects. Most side effects from Tenvir are common, but a few can be serious. Each person’s reaction to treatment is different. Below is a list of possible side effects that may occur with medications containing Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate:
Common Side Effects of Tenvir Tablets : Diarrhea ; Dizzy ; Head Pain ; Anxious ; Indigestion ; Joint Pain ; Muscle Pain ; Throat Irritation ; Weight Loss ; Low Energy ; Excess Urination ; Intense Abdominal Pain ; Itching etc.
Serious Side Effects of Tenvir Tablets :High Cholesterol ; Chest Pain ; Trouble Breathing ; Acute Renal Failure ; Inflammation Of Multiple Voluntary Muscles ; Numbness, Tingling Or Pain Of Hands Or Feet ; Softening of Bones ; Renal Tubular Necrosis etc.
This list may not describe all possible side effects of Tenofovir EM tablets. If you notice any other side-effects, contact your doctor or pharmacist for further advice.