Generic Ziagen


Manufacturer: GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceutical

Ziagen is a medicine that controls HIV infection with HIV medications. The medicine decreases the amount of HIV in the body. It is composed of the main active ingredient Abacavir Sulfate, which belongs to a class of drugs known as nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors. One of the leading pharmaceutical company, GlaxoSmithKline manufactures this medicine. It is available in dosage of 300 mg.

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Generic Ziagen - 300mg

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30 pills$1.96$58.80
60 pills$1.90$114.07
90 pills$1.82$164.05
120 pills$1.78$214.03
180 pills$1.74$313.99
240 pills$1.67$399.84


Active Ingredient

The main active ingredient in this medicine is Abacavir Sulfate. This active component is approved to treat HIV infection in adults and children 3 months of age and older. It shall be used in combination with other HIV medicines.

The ingredient belongs to a group of HIV drugs called nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs). These drugs block an HIV enzyme called reverse transcriptase. Through blocking reverse transcriptase, it prevents HIV from multiplying and can reduce the amount of HIV in the body.


The NRTI medicine is used in combination with other antiretroviral agents. It is indicated for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus infection. It is always used with other HIV medications to help control HIV infection. It decreases the amount of HIV in the body so the immune system can work better.

It helps to lower the risk of getting HIV complications like new infections, cancer and improves the quality of life. It does not cure for HIV infection.

Side Effects

  • Feeling Tired
  • Sleep Problems
  • Headache
  • Tiredness
  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Rash

Action Mechanism

The mentioned medicine works by blocking reverse transcriptase, an enzyme needed for HIV replication. The medicine is a carbocyclic nucleoside.


The NRTI medicine is available in a conventional tablet form. Various dosages of Ziagen as mentioned below:

  • 300 mg: This medicine should be taken with or without food as directed by the doctor


Always use an effective barrier method like latex or polyurethane condoms/dental dams during all sexual activity.

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