Generic Medication guide:
Being diagnosed with a serious condition is already stressing but if you live in the U.S., you should be ready for another stressing factor – all medications sold in the country are terribly expensive. You may think that it is because the health care system in the country is so innovative and modern that you are offered the most qualitative and advanced medications which price can be justified by their effectiveness. Unfortunately, it is not so. You would be surprised to know that the same drugs are used all over the world, even in the countries where the average income is several times lower than in the U.S. But how people afford them? The thing is that the medications sold in America are not unique. They are made not only by the large companies who own expensive brands but also a number of other drug makers who purchased the formula and license to make their own meds identical to the ones which are widely advertised and used in the U.S. Such countries are able to sell their medications cheaper.
So, where you can buy such drugs? If you want to purchase, for example, cheap Ribavirin, you need to buy Generic Ribavirin online. And you necessarily need to find a foreign online drugstore. Actually, you have already found the best place to buy the drug since we sell the best quality generics and ship them to all corners of the world. But before you make the purchase, read this medication guide to be sure that the medication is suitable for you.
History of Generic Ribavirin
The medication known under the names of Copegus, Rebetol, Virazole, and many others depending on the manufacturer, is made on the basis of the active anti-viral agent named Ribavirin. The agent was developed and presented to the public in 1972 by the chemists from the International Chemical and Nuclear Corporation. Presenting their development, the scientists reported that it has a potential in the treatment of a variety of viral infections in animals and humans and doesn’t have a high toxicity.
When Copegus (Ribavirin) is currently used?
Currently, the medication is primarily used for the therapy of hepatitis C, human respiratory syncytial virus, and viral hemorrhagic fevers. It is the only medication that is believed to be effective in the variations of the last disease such as Lassa fever, Hantavirus fever, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, and Venezuelan hemorrhagic fever. For other virus infections, including herpes simplex, Ebola fever virus, and others, the studies are still in process. Independent scholars also conduct the studies on the effectiveness of the drug in rabies, and some forms of cancers.
In some countries, Ribavirin is also used n a combination therapy for people with hepatitis B and HIV.
How does Generic Ribavirin medication act?
The medication acts differently in regard to RNA viruses and DNA viruses. With the RNA viruses, it bonds with the cells RNA and replaces their parts responsible for replication which leads to the decrease in virus cells population.
The mechanism of Generic Ribavirin action in DNA viruses is still studied since the existing theories are believed to be not correct.
Is there a difference between the brand-name medication and generic?
When you buy Generic Ribavirin online from our online drugstore, you can be sure that you will receive an effective antiviral medication identical to the brand-name one sold at your local drugstores. The drugs are absolutely identical by the composition, effect, and safety. They are simply made by other manufacturers and named differently. Nevertheless, though the generics are identical to the brand-name drug which had been properly tested and approved, generics are also tested and approved before they hit the market.
How to use Generic Ribavirin?
struction coming with the medication says that the medication should be used in the dosage from 1000 to 1200 mg a day divided into two intakes (500-600 mg taken two times a day). The length of the treatment course is chosen individually and is between 6 months and a year. In hepatitis C genotype 1, the minimum treatment course length is one year and more.
Previously untreated with Ribavirin patients with recurrent outbreaks and in the absence of therapeutic response in monotherapy with interferon, need the treatment course of 6 and more months.
Whom the drug is contraindicated?
You should not buy Generic Ribavirin without consulting your doctor first if you are pregnant or plan pregnancy, are breastfeeding, had myocardial infarction, have severe liver or kidney dysfunction, diabetes, diseases of the thyroid gland, thrombophlebitis, liver cirrhosis in decompensation stage, blood coagulation failure, chronic heart failure (except the first degree), pathologies of autoimmune nature, myelosuppression, and other conditions.
The medication is also not used in people younger than 18 years of age and patients diagnosed with severe depressive states, especially with the suicidal component.
What side effects can the drug cause?
As any other medication, Ribavirin can cause a variety of side effects. You should be attentive to any symptoms that occur when you take the medication as some of them can be life-threatening and require immediate medical assistance.
The most common side effects of Copegus in descending order are: insomnia, headache, asthenic conditions, depression, anxiety, hypotension (lowered blood pressure), cough, loss of appetite, nausea, indigestion, tremors, skin rash, hyperbilirubinemia, and others. You can find a complete list of possible adverse reactions in the instruction that comes with the medication.
Where to buy Generic Ribavirin?
In some of the U.S. drugstores you can find not only the brand-name medications but also generic versions that even there are sold much cheaper. Though, if you want to save not only on the medication but also on the visits to your doctor every time you need a refill, you can buy Generic Ribavirin online from our online pharmacy. We do not ask you to show us the prescription as we are located in the country where the drug is sold over-the-counter.
Additional information on the Generic Ribavirin buy
Before you decide to buy the antiviral medication online, we still advise you to consult your doctor first. No effective and comprehensive treatment can be done without doctor’s supervision and regular tests that show the progress of the treatment.
Nowadays you can find a lot of information about symptoms and what medications and dosages you should use on the Internet but please be aware that only a qualified doctor can make the right diagnosis on the basis of your symptoms and tests.
Interactions with other medications
Before you buy Generic Ribavirin and start using it, make sure to inform your doctor about all other medications that you use or plan to use. It is important because some of the medications can reduce the effect of the antiviral drugs. For example, magnesium-based or aluminum-based medications reduce the bioavailability of Ribavirin.
The positive interaction is observed in the combination of Ribavirin with interferon alpha. The use of the drug with Zidovudine results in the increase of HIV markers in blood. It is also highly not advised to use Didanosine at the same time with Copegus as it can lead to excessive liver toxicity.
When you are diagnosed with a viral infection, you should be prepared that you would need to have your partner checked too and possibly make him or her also undergo the treatment. If your partner is not infected, he or she may be prescribed a preventive therapy. You should also consult your doctor on contraception methods and consider pregnancy only when the virus markers show that it is inactive.
In case of overdose, you should immediately call the ambulance as in the increased dosage of the medication, the severe adverse reactions can occur. Though the hemodialysis is ineffective in the overdose of Ribavirin (Copegus), it is still advised to cope with the symptoms under a doctor’s supervision as some urgent measures can be required.
Form of release
The medication is available in oral capsules and tablets with the dosages 100 and 200 mg. The medication is also available in the form of injections solution in the dosage of 100 mg/1ml. At our pharmacy we offer you tablets and capsules as they can be safely used without a medical worker.
Our doctor prescribes online for free, and there is no doctor’s consultation fee.
All orders arrive in discrete unmarked parcels. We leave the shipment description blank.
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