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Favipiravir Tablets 400mg
Each film coated tablets contains :
Colour :Titanium Dioxide.
Favipiravir 400 mg is the first oral antiviral medication for the treatment of mild to severe COVID-19 cases. This medicine shows 80-88% efficacy in global clinical trials.
Favipiravir should be taken orally at about the same time each day, either with or without food. Favipiravir tablets should be swallowed whole with water. The tablet should not be opened, broken, or chewed. For patients with COVID-19, the usual dosage of favipiravir for adults is 1800 mg orally twice daily on day 1, followed by 800 mg orally twice daily for 14 days.
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS :
Favipiravir mainly causes early embryonic death when studied in animals. Recommendation of this medication should be avoided to pregnant women. The most effective contraceptive method should be taken during treatment. If pregnancy occurs the treatment should immediately be stopped. Avigan is not given in case of bacterial infection. Favipiravir is not recommended for children. This drug should not be consumed if the patient has any history of hypersensitivity with any ingredients of the product. This drug should only be consumed when influenza-like symptoms appear. Examination should be held in order to examine the necessity of Favipiravir before use. The probability of distribution of Favipiravir in sperm is high. During the administration of this medication to male patients. Fully elaborate the risk and also instruct for avoiding the sexual intercourse during and for seven days and after the end of the treatment.
DOSAGE :As directed by the medical practitioner.
Seek medical help immediately if you have a severe cough, fever, or breathing difficultly.
Regularly monitor SpO2 (oxygen saturation levels), and report to a hospital if the levels are below 92%.
Store in the original container at room temperature.
Keep lid tightly closed.
Store in a dry place. Keep out of the reach of children .