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Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking abacavir if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the other medicines you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Abacavir to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

Dosing Information

The dose of abacavir your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • Your age
  • Your weight (for children)
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may currently be taking.
     
As always, do not adjust your abacavir dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
(Click Abacavir Dosing for more information.)
 
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