Hepsera is a prescription medication that is used to treat chronic hepatitis B. Hepsera contains adefovir dipivoxil and is not a cure for chronic hepatitis B and does not prevent the condition from spreading to others. Hepsera works by slowing down the growth of the virus in your body.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Hepsera include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of adefovir dipivoxil.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Hepsera?
If you miss a dose of Hepsera, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Hepsera?
Hepsera is available in a strength of 10mg.