Information about FluGuard Tablet
FluGuard Tablet is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. FluGuard Tablet is an antiviral drug used primarily for the treatment of mild coronavirus disease (COVID-19). It inhibits an enzyme called RNA polymerase that helps the virus make more copies of itself. In this way, it reduces the viral load in the body.
FluGuard Tablet salt composition
Favipiravir is an anti-influenza drug approved for use in Japan since 2014. It inhibits the flu virus by replicating in the body by inhibiting the RNA polymerase enzyme, which is important to prevent the growth of some viruses.
FluGuard Tablet uses
Used in the treatment of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus called coronavirus, which has recently been discovered. Its most common symptoms – fever, cough, loss of taste or smell, difficulty in breathing, nasal congestion, and some people may also have diarrhea. FluGuard Tablet is used to relieve the symptoms of mildly infected.
FluGuard Tablet is prescribed only by a doctor. If you think you have come in contact with a person who is infected with COVID-19, or if you feel any of these symptoms, consult your doctor immediately.
FluGuard Tablet dosage
Take the dose and duration of this medicine as advised by your doctor. FluGuard Tablet can be taken before or after a meal, but it is better to take it at certain times.
FluGuard Tablet side effects
Usually, its side effects do not require any medical attention. These effects are usually temporary. If any of these effects persist or worsen, contact your doctor immediately.
Increased level of uric acid in the blood
Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)
Increased Liver Enzyme
Use its dose only according to the instructions given by the doctor.
Read the label carefully before use
Keep in a cool and dry place, away from sunlight.
Keep out of reach of children.