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Generic Zerit (tm) Stavudine 30mg

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Generic Name : Stavudine
Therapy : HIV
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Generic Zerit (tm) Stavudine 30mg

Brand : Zerit
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Generic Zerit® : STAVUDINE
STAVUDINE is the chemical name of the active ingredient in Zerit®
Zerit® is the registered trademark of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

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Medication Information about Generic Zerit Important information about usage, risks and possible side-effects..

Capsules Chemical Name: STAVUDINE (STAV-yoo-deen)

Other name brands for this medication
Zerit XR

Possible Uses of Zerit: This medicine is an antiviral used to manage human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.

Before using Zerit: WARNING: Severe, even fatal, liver and blood acid-base balance problems (lactic acidosis) have occurred infrequently while using this medicine. Fatal lactic acidosis has also occurred during pregnancy when this medicine was used in combination with didanosine and other drugs used to treat HIV. Rare cases of muscle weakness/paralysis have occurred (similar to Guillain-Barre syndrome) especially in those with lactic acidosis. Notify your doctor immediately if you develop dark urine, yellowing of the skin or eyes, abdominal or stomach pain, rapid breathing, drowsiness, or muscle aches or weakness, or trouble breathing (e.g., very shallow breathing). When used in combination with certain medicines, pancreatitis (sometimes fatal) has occurred on rare occasions. Notify your doctor immediately if you develop severe stomach/abdominal pain. INFORM YOUR DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST of all prescription and over-the-counter medicine that you are taking. Inform your doctor of any other medical conditions, allergies, pregnancy, or breast-feeding.

How to take Zerit: Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. THIS MEDICINE CAN BE TAKEN with food or on an empty stomach. CONTINUE TO TAKE THIS MEDICINE even if you feel well. 

Precautions When Using Zerit: DO NOT EXCEED THE RECOMMENDED DOSE without checking with your doctor. Exceeding the prescribed dose of this medicine may not provide additional benefits, and may increase the risks of side effects. KEEP ALL DOCTOR AND LABORATORY APPOINTMENTS while you are using this medicine. THIS MEDICINE WILL NOT PREVENT YOU FROM SPREADING HIV through sexual or blood contact. If you have any questions concerning how to prevent the spread of HIV, ask your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist. THIS MEDICINE WILL NOT PREVENT OTHER INFECTIONS. If your health changes, check with your doctor. BEFORE YOU BEGIN TAKING ANY NEW MEDICINE, either prescription or over-the-counter, check with your doctor or pharmacist. IF YOU PLAN ON BECOMING PREGNANT, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using this medicine during pregnancy. IT IS UNKNOWN IF THIS DRUG IS EXCRETED in breast milk. DO NOT BREAST-FEED while taking this medicine.

Side Effects of Zerit: SIDE EFFECTS, that may go away during treatment, include headache, muscle or bone pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, or constipation. If they continue or are bothersome, check with your doctor. CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTOR AS SOON AS POSSIBLE if you experience numbness, tingling, or pain in feet or hands; changes in body fat; sore throat; fever; or chills. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.

Drug Interactions of Zerit: Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects or prevent a medicine from doing its job.Inform your doctor about all the medicines you take with and without a prescription. 

Missed dose of Zerit: IF YOU MISS A DOSE OF THIS MEDICINE and you are taking 1 dose daily, take the missed dose if you remember the same day. Skip the missed dose if you do not remember until the next day. do not double the next dose

Storage of Zerit: Store at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.

Other Information of Zerit: DO NOT SHARE THIS MEDICINE with others for whom it was not prescribed. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE for other health conditions. KEEP THIS MEDICINE out of the reach of children. IF USING THIS MEDICINE FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME, obtain refills before your supply runs out.

COST OF Zerit : The lowest MyGenericPharmacy.com price for the most common version of Zerit (Stavudine) is around $1.23, 58% off the average online retailing price of $176.20.


1. What is Stavudine (Zerit) and what is it used for?
Stavudine is a medical drug sold under the name Zerit which belongs to a class of medication called NRTI(Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors). This medicine is used to treat HIV(Human Immunodeficiency Syndrome) by resisting the HIV to spread in your body which further causes AIDS(Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome).

2. When and how to use Stavudine?
Stavudine is available to us in a form of pill that must be taken by mouth with or without food as per your doctor's prescription. It is usually taken once every 12 hours. The dosage and length of the treatment is based on your medical condition and its response to the treatment. Your doctor may start you with a low dose which will increase gradually. Swallow the tablet whole rather than chewing or crushing it in your mouth as it may release all the drug in your mouth which increases the risk of side effects. Take the medicine daily at the same time to get the most benefits from it. Do not increase your dose or take it more often than prescribed as this may also increase the risk of side effects without any improvement in your condition. If you stopped taking the medicine for a while, ask your doctor on how to restart the same. Discuss all the other medicines that you might be taking along with Stavudine for the same or different reasons. Follow the medical prescription carefully and inform your doctor in case of any exception or confusion.

3. What are the side effects of Stavudine?
Common side effects observed while medicating with Stavudine are headache or diarrhea which may occur. Inform your doctor if these conditions persist or get worse. There are some serious side effects involved with this medicine which must be informed to the doctor right away if observed such as Changes in body fat (increased fat in the upper back and stomach areas, decreased fat in the arms and legs) may occur. There are also some severe allergic reaction involved with this medicine which require immediate medical attention if observed such as unexplained weight loss, severe tiredness, muscle aches/weakness that doesn't go away, headache that are severe or don't go away, joint pain, numbness/tingling of the hands/feet/arms/legs, vision changes, signs of infection (such as fever, chills, swollen lymph nodes, trouble sleeping, non-healing skin sores), nervousness, heat intolerance, fast/pounding/irregular heartbeat, unusual growth in the neck/thyroid known as a goiter, swallowing/moving your eyes, drooping face, paralysis, trouble speaking, fast/irregular heartbeat, severe dizziness, fainting, rash, blisters, peeling skin, fever, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), trouble breathing etc

4. Is Stavudine an effective medicine?
Stavudine is a kind of medicine that contains triple therapies that is effective in the treatment of antiretroviral adults dealing with HIV infection when assessed by endpoints. According to earlier reports, trials involving 1-2 drugs showed significant improve in the clinical end points when treated with Stavudine.

5. Is Stavudine a safe medicine?
According to the world health organization in 2009, Stavudine was withdrawn as the most common drug to treat HIV and AIDS because of its long term, irreversible side effects observed in the HIV patients which also includes nerve disorder. Stavudine may cause serious and life threatening build up of acid in the blood that requires hospitalization.

6. What precautions must be taken before medicating with stavudine?
Before the onset of stavudine medication, you must inform your doctor regarding certain conditions such as allergies related to it, or any other allergies as these products may contain some ingredient that causes an allergic reaction inside your body. Tell your doctor if you have any medical history related to liver disease, kidney problems, pancreatitis, gall bladder problem, alcohol use, nerve problem, etc. Inform your doctor regarding all the products you use including herbal, prescribed, and non-prescribed medicine before undergoing any surgery.

7. How to store stavudine?
Stavudine is a kind of medicine that must be stored in a lightly closed container. The medicine must be kept away from direct heat or sunlight within a room temperature of 20-25 degrees centigrade. Store the medicine out of the reach and sight of children and pets.

8. Can a pregnant woman use stavudine?
Stavudine is a kind of medicine that may reduce the risk of infection getting passed on to the unborn child. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before medicating with stavudine during pregnancy.

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