The active ingredient, Ribavirin is a professional grade drug, which when metabolized resembles purine RNA nucleotides. In this form it interferes with RNA metabolism required for replicationRebetol.
Ribavirin helps the immune system fight the virus and makes it harder for the virus to reproduce within the body.
Rebetol is available in:
- 200mg Min Dosage
Take Rebetol with food.
The recommended dose and duration of Rebetol ranges between 800mg to 1400mg/day depending on how much the patient weighs and the medicines that are used in combination.
- 800 mg/day: Take 2 Rebetol 200 mg tablets in the morning and 2 tablets in the evening.
- 1000 mg/day: Take 2 Rebetol 200 mg tablets in the morning and 3 tablets in the evening.
- 1200 mg/day: Take 3 Rebetol 200 mg tablets in the morning and 3 tablets in the evening.
- 1400 mg/day: Take 3 Rebetol 200mg tablets in the morning and 4 tablets in the evening.
Missing a dose
If an overdose occurs and you are not feeling well, you should seek emergency medical attention or contact your healthcare provider immediately.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) and away from excess moisture and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.