LEDIPASVIR; SOFOSBUVIR is two antiviral medicines in one tablet. It is used to treat hepatitis C. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
They need to know if you have any of these conditions: -heart disease -HIV or AIDS -kidney disease -other liver disease -an unusual or allergic reaction to ledipasvir, sofosbuvir, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives -pregnant or trying to get pregnant -breast-feeding
Follow the directions on the prescription label. You can take it with or without food. Take your medicine at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed. Take all of your medicine as directed even if you think you are better. Do not skip doses or stop your medicine early. Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. While this drug may be prescribed for selected conditions, precautions do apply.
Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once. NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.
-amiodarone -antiviral medicines for HIV or AIDS like cobicistat; elvitegravir; emtricitabine; tenofovir, efavirenz; emtricitabine; tenofovir, tenofovir, tipranavir -digoxin -certain antibiotics like rifabutin, rifampin, rifapentine -certain medicines for seizures like carbamazepine, oxcarbazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin -certain medicines for stomach problems like aluminium hydroxide, cimetidine, esomeprazole, famotidine, lansoprazole, magnesium hydroxide, nizatidine, omeprazole, pantoprazole, rabeprazole, ranitidine -rosuvastatin -simeprevir -St. John's Wort -warfarin
This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.
See your doctor or health care professional for a follow-up visit as directed. You may need blood work while you are taking this medicine. Tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or if they get worse. If you have had hepatitis B infection (HBV) in the past, taking this medicine could cause the HBV to become active again. If you have had HBV, your doctor should monitor you with blood tests. Tell your doctor right away if you develop a general ill feeling, light-colored stools, loss of appetite, unusual weakness, or yellowing of the eyes or skin.
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: -allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome): -diarrhea -headache -nausea -tiredness -trouble sleeping.