Q1- What is Dalsiclear used for?
A- Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) is an antiviral medication. It is used in the treatment of chronic Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection.
Q2- How should I take this medicine?
A- Take Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) tablet exactly in the same dose strength and duration as the medical professional prescribes it. Do not stop taking the medicine or miss a dose, unless the medical practitioner tells you.
Q3- How does Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) work?
A- Dalsiclear comprises Daclatasvir. It stops HCV viral RNA replication and protein translation by directly inhibiting HCV protein NS5A. it works by lowering the amount of virus in the body by controlling its multiplication. It, therefore, helps to remove the virus from the body eventually.
Q4- In what composition is it available?
A- The active ingredient of Dalsiclear is Daclatasvir. It is available in the strength of 60 mg in the form of tablets for oral administration.
Q5- What are the possible side effects of Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir)?
A- Some of the common side effects of Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) tablets are fatigue, nausea, headache, insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), fever, chills, chest pain, dizziness, drowsiness, anemia, shortness of breath, etc. Note that there can be other side effects also. Make sure to consult your healthcare provider if side effects occur or last longer.
Q6- How should Dalsiclear be stored?
A- Store Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) at room temperature (10-30°C)
Q7- Can I take Dalsiclear during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
A- During pregnancy or breastfeeding, take Dalsiclear Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) tablet only after discussing the risks and benefits with the medical practitioner. Do not try to self administer.
Q8- What should I avoid during the consumption of Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir)?
A- Avoid the consumption of alcohol while taking and sugary food items while consuming Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) tablets.
Q9- Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery after consuming Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) tablet?
A- Dalsiclear (Daclatasvir) tablet may cause side effects such as dizziness and decreased level of concentration. If you feel unwell after taking this medicine, make sure to avoid driving and operating heavy machinery.
Q10- What are self-care tips?
A- Maintain a nutritional diet and take adequate sleep. Avoid eating sugary food items and consuming alcohol.