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- Abacavir/lamivudine/zidovudine comes in tablet form. It is usually taken by mouth twice a day.
- It does not matter if you take the drug with or without food. If the medicine bothers your stomach, try taking it with food.
- Try to take your dosage at the same times each day to maintain an even level of the medication in your blood.
- For the medication to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed. It is very important that you closely follow your healthcare provider's instructions about taking abacavir/lamivudine/zidovudine. Missing doses can increase the chance of the virus developing resistance to the medication (making it less effective).