What Are The Uses Of Adefovir?
Adefovir is used for treating long term hepatitis B. It does not cure Hepatitis B, nor does it prevent the spread of HBV virus. It works by limiting the growth of virus in the body, thus reducing the amount of HBV virus in the body.
It is not recommended for children below 12 years of age.
Clinical trials of Adefovir for HIV have not shown any conclusive results yet.
What Are The Side Effects Of Adefovir?
Some of the common side-effects include:
What Are The Contraindications Of Adefovir?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- HIV infection
- Liver transplant
- Kidney problems