Abacavir and lamivudine combination are used together with other medicines to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. HIV is the virus accountable for acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). Also known as Abamune-L, Abec-L.
Abacavir and lamivudine combination will not cure or stop HIV infection or the symptoms of AIDS. This medicine helps keep HIV from reproducing and seems to slow down the destruction of the immune system.
This may help delay the development of severe health problems usually related to AIDS or HIV infection. Abacavir and lamivudine combination will not prevent you from spreading HIV to other people.
People who receive this medicine may continue to have other problems usually associated with AIDS or HIV infection. The medicine is available only with your doctor’s prescription.
The product is available in the following dosing forms: