DACLATASVIR DIHYDROCHLORIDE 60MG TABLET (DACLACURE)

DACLATASVIR DIHYDROCHLORIDE 60MG TABLET (DACLACURE)

DESCRIPTION

  • Composition : daclatasvir dihydrochloride
  • Manufacturer: emcure
  • Indication : Hepatitis
  • Packaging : Bottle
  • Dosage Form : Tablet

PACKAGE

  • 60mg

Brand Name: Daclacure

Generic Name: Daclatasvir

Manufacturer: Emcure

Dosage Form: Tablet

Strength: 60mg

Composition: Daclatasvir

Packaging size: 28 tablets per bottle

Indication: Hepatitis C

Storage: Store at room temperature

Overview
Daclacure tablet is an antiviral medication that is used in the treatment of Hepatitis C virus

(HCV) infection. This medicine belongs to a class of drugs known as antiviral agents. This

medication works by lowering the load of the virus and removing Hepatitis C infection from the

blood over a period of time. It is advisable not to change or stop the dose without taking

suggestions from your doctor. If you experience any symptoms while receiving this medicine,

inform your doctor immediately. Do not take this medicine in the wrong way as it may lead to

some severe side effects. Store this medicine at room temperature and keep it away from light

and moisture.

Pharmacodynamics
Daclatasvir is a direct-acting antiviral (DAA) agent that targets the nonstructural protein 5A

(NS5A) and causes a decrease in serum HCV RNA levels. It disrupts HCV replication by

specifically inhibiting the critical functions of a nonstructural protein 5A (NS5A) protein in the

replication complex. After the oral administration, the effect of this medicine can be observed in

2 hours.

Interactions
Interactions may change how your medication works and increase the risk for side effects. Don’t

forget to disclose your previous medical history with the doctor.

Medicine Interactions
● Ketoconazole

● Bosentan

● Clarithromycin

● Nevirapine

● Atorvastatin

● Digoxin

Disease Interaction
● In patients coinfected with hepatitis B and hepatitis C virus, the use of this medicine may

cause a reactivation of HBV.

Alcohol Interaction
● Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor before consuming

alcohol.

Contraindication
● This medicine is not recommended in patients receiving strong CYP3A inducers.

● Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Daclatasvir.

● This medicine is not recommended in patients known to be hypersensitive.

Side Effects Of Daclatasvir Dihydrochloride 60mg Tablet

This medicine may cause some mild or severe side effects. Discuss the risks and benefits of this medication with the doctor before starting the treatment.

Common side effects

● Headache

● Nausea

● Unusual tiredness

● Anemia

● Insomnia

● Dizziness

● Shortness of breath

● Irregular heartbeat

● Chest pain

● Fatigue

● Allergic reaction

● Upset stomach

● Trouble in sleeping

● Memory problems

● Low blood sugar

● Vomiting

● Abdominal cramps

● Swelling of the mouth, face, tongue, or throat

● Itching

● Pale skin

● Severe skin rash

● Unusual weakness

● Diarrhea

● Lack of strength

Note – Immediate medical attention is required if any side effects occur.

Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Do not skip or miss your dosing schedule. This

medicine can be taken with or without food.

Missed dose

● It is advisable not to miss a dose. If you miss a scheduled dose of this medicine, contact

your doctor immediately.

Overdose
● In case of an overdose, the doctor will provide emergency medical treatment.

Usage
The use of this medication reduces the amount of Hepatitis C virus in the body and helps our

immune system to fight against infection. Take this medicine with or without food orally once a

day. This medication may take some time to show effect. Do not miss your regular dosing

schedule. The recommended dose is decided by a doctor according to your previous medical

condition and response to the treatment. Regular monitoring of kidney and liver function is

required while having treatment with this medicine.

Before starting treatment with this medication, please inform your doctor about your previous

medical history. If you experience any symptoms while receiving this medication, do not ignore

those symptoms because it may lead to higher risk.

● Contraception

Use effective methods of contraception to prevent pregnancy while taking this

medicine.

● Children and adolescents

This medicine is not advisable for use in children and adolescents.

Warnings For Female
● Pregnancy

Do not use this medicine if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.

Avoid this medication at the time of pregnancy.

● Breastfeeding

This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding unless it is necessary.

Please consult your medical advisor before starting treatment with this

medication.

Precautions
● This tablet may interact with many other medicines. Do not forget to discuss your

medical history with the doctor.

● Inform your doctor if you experience any side effects like – nausea, anemia, fatigue,

vomiting, insomnia, and irregular heartbeat.

● Close monitoring of kidney and liver function tests is required while having treatment

with this medicine.

● This medicine may increase the risk of decreased heart rate when it is used along with

other medicines.

● Do not stop taking this medicine without your doctor’s advice.

Cautions
● Not safe for pregnant women.

● Do not breastfeed while receiving this medication.

● Do not skip the regular dosing schedule.

● Do not crush or break the tablet.

● Do not drive or operate heavy machinery.

Substitutes

● Dacihep

● MyDekla

● HepCfix

● MyDacla

DESCRIPTION

  • Composition : daclatasvir dihydrochloride
  • Manufacturer: emcure
  • Indication : Hepatitis
  • Packaging : Bottle
  • Dosage Form : Tablet

PACKAGE

  • 60mg
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