Side effect(s) of Adefovir Dipivoxil

Review the side-effects of Adefovir Dipivoxil as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

   Most Common
- Weakness, headache, abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, indigestion, flatulence, increased creatinine, and decrease in blood phosphate level.

- Inflammation of pancreas.

- Muscle pain and softening of bones.

- Kidney failure and Fanconi syndrome.

Other Precautions :

It does not stop the spread of HBV to others; avoid sexual contact, sharing of needles and injection supplies.

Drug Name : Adefovir Dipivoxil

Adefovir Dipivoxil is an antiviral agent prescribed to treat hepatitis B, a chronic viral infection of the liver in patients 12 years and above. It works by preventing the virus from spreading and infecting new liver cells.

Trade Names for Adefovir Dipivoxil

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