Epivir-HBV (Lamivudine)

Strength(s): 100 mg ; 150 mg

Active Ingredient: Lamivudine



Epivir-HBV is used in the treatment of hepatitis B infection. However, this is not a cure for hepatitis B. This medication is also used in preventing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cells from multiplying in your body. This drug is a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). This medication works by slowing down the growth of the hepatitis B virus, thus decreasing damage to the liver caused by the virus.

How to use Epivir-HBV

Before taking this medication, ensure you read the Patient Information Booklet. If any questions arise, consult your doctor or pharmacist. This medication is taken orally, usually once a day, with or without food or as directed by your doctor.


Before taking this medication, ensure that you inform your doctor if you are allergic to it. Also, discuss with your doctor any other allergies you may have. This product may have inactive ingredients that result in allergic reactions or other problems. For more details, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Before taking this medication, ensure you talk to your doctor about all the medication you are taking, including prescription, nonprescription drugs, dietary supplements and herbal preparations. Also, discuss with your doctor about taking the medication if you are pregnant or are planning on getting pregnant.

This medication should not be taken if you have certain conditions. consult your doctor before taking this medication if you have pancreatitis. Also, discuss with your doctor your medical history of HIV infection, blood disorders, kidney disease, liver disease.

This medication may cause drowsiness or dizziness. Do not drive, operate machinery or carry out any other activity that requires alertness unless you are completely sure you can undertake these activities. When taking this medication, avoid alcoholic beverages.

Side Effects

Side effects of this medication include infections of the throat/nose/ear, dizziness, vomiting, diarrhea, nausea, fatigue, headache. If these effects worsen or persist, contact your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

This medication has been prescribed to you since the doctor has judged that the benefits outweigh the risk of side effects. Most people using medication do not experience serious side effects.

Serious side effects of this medication include muscle/joint pain, mental/mood changes, stomach/abdominal pain, persistent nausea/vomiting, yellowing of eyes/skin, dark urine, tingling/numbness in the hands or feet, drowsiness or deep/rapid breathing. If you experience any of these side effects, inform your doctor immediately.

Serious allergic reactions are unlikely but if they occur, seek medical attention immediately. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction include severe dizziness, trouble breathing, itching/swelling, trouble breathing, rash.


Drug interactions may affect how medications work or end up increasing the risk of serious side effects. This medication should not be taken together with other drugs that contain lamivudine. Also, Emtricitabine should be avoided when taking this medication.

Buy Epivir Online

You can order Epivir-HBV online and have the medication delivered to your doorstep. For the best deals and cheap discounted prices, buy this medication from an online pharmacy. You can also get an online prescription from an online pharmacy to help with future purchases. Also, when you buy Epivir-HBV from an online pharmacy, you get top quality medication.

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