Isentress (Raltegravir) is a drug that is taken in combination with other HIV drugs to help manage the virus. It helps the immune system perform better by lowering the amount of HIV in the body. This reduces the risk of HIV consequences (such as new infections or cancer) while also improving the quality of life. As an integrase inhibitor, Raltegravir is used. It prevents the virus from multiplying and infecting more cells. The antiretroviral drug Raltegravir is not a cure for HIV. Continue to take all HIV drugs exactly as directed by the doctor to reduce the risk of infecting others with HIV. During intercourse, as prescribed by the doctor, use an effective barrier method (latex or polyurethane condoms). Personal objects (such needles/syringes, toothbrushes, and razors) should never be shared.
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Isentress (Raltegravir) can be purchased by calling +1-888-704-0408 and talking with a customer service representative, or by placing an online order at liferxpharmacy.com. Customer Support is also aided by using the chat feature. For additional information, visit the "How to Order" page on liferxpharmacy.com.
Is it necessary to have a prescription?
Isentress (Raltegravir) is a medication that can only be purchased with a doctors prescription. While processing your order for the medication, it is necessary to get a valid prescription from your doctor The prescription can be scanned, emailed, or uploaded at liferxpharmacy.com or fax on +1-800-986-4751 Alternatively, if you like, we can even contact your doctor to obtain a valid prescription.
What is the maximum amount that can be ordered?
The maximum amount of Isentress (Raltegravir) can be ordered at one time is a 90-day supply. The amount that can be ordered is dependent on the instructions and quantity mentioned on your medical prescription. Refilling alternate is always available for future needs.
Is it safe to order Isentress (Raltegravir) online from liferxpharmacy.com?
It is a completely safe and secure choice to order your medicine from us. We function similarly alike any other traditional pharmacy, intending to serve safe and affordable prescription medicines. Our associated pharmacists are functional in many countries and are completely licensed and certified.
What is the difference between Isentress (Raltegravir) brand and generic?
Isentress (Raltegravir) is available in both generic and brand form. Generic medicines contain the same active components as brand-name pharmaceuticals have. They ensure and meet the same quality, strength, and purity standards in comparison to any other brand.
Is shipping available to the United States?
Yes. We deliver all around the United States. Once the item has been dispatched, you will receive an email notification.
What is the cost of shipping?
There are no additional charges for shipping.
Is express shipping available?
An express shipping option with a delivery time of 7-12 business days is available if the product is shipped from India. The option of Express shipping is available with charge of $29.95 which can be opted at checkout page while processing your order.
How we will refill your prescription of Isentress (Raltegravir)
How do I get a prescription refilled?
LifeRx pharmacy makes it simple to refill your medication. By going to your accounts reorder section, you can easily place a refill option available online. You may examine your prior orders and choose which prescriptions order needs to be refilled. To order a refill, you can also call us and chat with one of our customer service representatives. Our live chat is also one of the convenient ways to reach out to us while placing a refill order.
Are prescriptions automatically refilled?
We do not automatically refill prescriptions as it might be the case where you may no longer be taking the same medicines or your doctor may have revised your dose, among other things. However, we do offer a helpful refill reminder service. Based on your prescription history, we may call or email you to let you know when the ideal time is to place a refill order.
Isentress (Raltegravir) Medication Information
What is Isentress (Raltegravir) ?
ISENTRESS is a prescription medication used in combination with other HIV-1 medications to treat HIV-1 infection in adults and children weighing at least 4.4 pounds (2 kg).
What is Isentress (Raltegravir) used for?
Raltegravir is used with other HIV drugs to help control HIV infection. It helps in the reduction of HIV infection in your body, allowing your immune system to function more effectively. This reduces your risk of HIV complications (such as new infections and cancer) while also improving your quality of life.
How does it work?
Raltegravir is an antiretroviral drug used in the treatment of HIV-1 infection. It is a type of integrase inhibitor. The drug inhibits the activity of HIV-1 integrase, which impedes the insertion of HIV-1 DNA into the host cell genome. It blocks the virus from growing and infecting more cells.
How to take Isentress (Raltegravir)
It is an oral tablet that is taken by mouth with or without food. It is generally suggested to take this medicine once or twice daily based on your treatment plan.
Follow your doctor's instructions while taking Isentress. The dosage is based on your medical condition, response to treatment, age, and other medications you may be taking. Do not crush, chew, break, or open the capsule; instead, swallow it whole.
What is the different dosage available?
The dosage is available as 400mg, 600mg oral tablets.
What is the recommended dosage?
The recommended dosage is 800-1200 mg per day, administered in the morning or night. However, the frequency and dose may vary depending on the psychiatric condition being treated.
What is the maximum dosage?
The recommended starting dose is 1200 mg per day which is administered as two 600mg oral tablets once in a daytime based on your treatment and medical condition. It is advised for the patients who are virologically suppressed or had been on initial treatment of 400mg tablets twice a day.
What if you forget to give a dose?
As soon as you recollect, take the missed dose. If the next dose is approaching, skip the missing dose and return to your regular dosing plan. To make up for a missing dose, do not take a double dose.
What should you know about Isentress (Raltegravir) before you start taking it?
When taking this drug, do not consume antacids that include aluminum or magnesium. Antacids can make raltegravir less effective.
You must continue to take this (and other HIV medications) strictly as your doctor recommends. Make sure you don't miss any doses.
Do not increase your dosage or take this medication more frequently or for longer than recommended. Your condition will not improve any faster, and you will be more susceptible to side effects.
Don't stop taking the medicine (or other HIV drugs) even for a short period. as this may increase the amount of virus present and/or make treating the illness more difficult (resistant).
What are the side effects of Isentress (Raltegravir)
A headache, nausea, or having difficulty in sleeping are a few commonly seen side effects. As your immune system recovers, it may be able to fight off previous infections, leading disease symptoms to reemerge. If your immune system becomes overactive, you may also have symptoms. One needs to be cautious about that.
If you experience any serious symptoms, such as weight loss, severe exhaustion, a weakness that doesn't go away, severe or recurring headaches, joint pain, numbness of the hands/feet, visual problems, or signs of infection, seek medical assistance immediately.
Does this medication interact with other drugs, foods, or alcohol?
When taking this drug, don't take antacids that include aluminum or magnesium. Antacids can make raltegravir less effective.
How should this medication be stored?Isentress (Raltegravir) should be stored at room temperature (15ºC-30ºC)away from light, heat, moisture, and reach of the children.
Other Important Information:
- Make sure no one else uses this medication without any prescription.
- When you start taking his medication, your immune system may change.
- Inform your doctor about all of your medical conditions, including any allergies or pregnancy, planning to get pregnant, or breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed.
- Inform your doctor in advance about your medical history, especially if you have liver disease (such as hepatitis B or C), muscle diseases, or elevated creatine kinase levels in your blood.
Is it safe to drink alcohol while on Isentress?
There are no warnings about avoiding alcohol while taking Isentress because it does not affect how the medicine works. If Isentress makes you sleepy or dizzy, avoid drinking alcohol as it may worsen these side effects.
How often should you take raltegravir?
For oral administration in an adult, it is recommended as 400 milligrams (mg) twice a day. The dose can be changed by a physician from 800 mg (two 400 mg tablets) for some individuals based on their medical conditions.
Is ISENTRESS safe with other medications?
Do not begin taking a new medication without first consulting your physician. Inform your doctor about any prescribed and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements if you are using them.
How does ISENTRESS work?
ISENTRESS is an integrase inhibitor, which is a type of HIV-1 medication. It inhibits the enzyme, which is required for HIV-1 replication. When combined with other HIV-1 medications, ISENTRESS may help to lower the quantity of HIV-1 in your blood.
Who should not take ISENTRESS?
ISENTRESS should not be used by children who weigh less than 4.4 pounds (2 kg). Females who are pregnant or breastfeeding or planning to do so should also consult a doctor before taking it.