This drug has a generic name Stavudine, which is an antiviral drug that prevents the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) virus from spreading in the body. It is used for the treatment of HIV/ AIDs. This capsule however, will not cure the body of HIV. It is sold under various trade names including Zerit and Stavir (made by Cipla).
Take Stavudine HIV/AIDS medication (Zerit, Stavir) exactly as your doctor prescribed. Do not alter the dosage unless your doctor advices you to do so. Also, do not consider this medicine in use after the prescription period is over. All medications comes with a patient leaflet, you should refer the medicine label to get more information about the drug. You may consume this tablet with or without food. This medicine should be taken once every 12 hours. Always maintain a fixed schedule to ensure the proper amount of medicine in your body. It is usually treated with a combination of drugs. Store the medicine in a cool or dry place.
Product Name: Stavir
Generic Name: Stavudine
Manufacturer: Cipla Limited
Strength: 40 mg