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RIBAVIRIN

RIBAVIRIN



Indications

Acute hepatitis, herpes virus infections, influenza and respiratory syncytial virus infection.


Dosage

200 mg 3-4 times a day. Children: 10 mg/kg/day in div. doses.


Contra-Indications

Hypersensitivity, Pregnancy.


Special Precautions

Renal impairment, hepatic fibrosis, anaemias, Asthma. Paediatrics: Reduced dose necessary. Pregnancy: Contraindicated. Lactation: Use with caution.


Side Effects

Cardiac arrest, hypertension, respiratory effects.


Drug Interactions

None reported.


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