Technivie (Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/Ritonavir, also known as Viekirax) is a medication prescription used with ribavirin for the treatment of genotype 4 chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection without cirrhosis. It is a fixed-dose combination of ombitasvir and paritaprevir (two direct-acting antivirals), and ritonavir (brand name: Norvir) which are antiviral medications that prevent virus replication in your body. Technivie should be always used in combination with ribavirin (brand name: Rebetol). Take Technivie exactly as prescribed.
We now supply the brand Technivie comes from the Canada manufactured by Abbvie. Technivie is available in oral tablet and should be taken typically once a day with food. It contains 12.5 mg of Ombitasvir and 75 mg of Paritaprevir and 50 mg of Ritonavir. It comes in a box of 28 daily-dose packs containing 2 tablets each. It should be taken 2 tablets one daily with food. There is currently no generic equivalent for Technivie.
The most common side effects of Technivie include:
• Fatigue or weak;
If you suffer any serious side effects as below, please notify your doctor or pharmacist immediately.
• Dark urine or pale stool;
• Jaundice of the skin or eyes;
• Stomach ache;
• Unusual tiredness or weakness;
Do not take Technivie if you are allergic to Ombitasvir or Paritaprevir or Ritonavir or any ingredients in this medication. Tell your doctor about all the medical conditions you have had before.
• If you are using any hormone birth control pills or products;
• Hepatitis B;
• HIV (human immunodeficiency virus);
• If you have received a liver transplant;
• Liver disease other than HCV infection;
• Skin rash if you are taking ribavirin;
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking including prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines including herbal supplements. Especially: alfuzosin, antipsychotic medicine, birth control pills or patches, cholesterol-lowering medicine, colchicine, dronedarone, efavirenz, ergot medicine, hormone replacement therapy, oral midazolam, ranolazine, rifampin, seizure medicine, sildenafil (Revatio), St. John's wort, vaginal ring, and etc. Technivie should NOT be used in pregnant women. Consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding.