Ribahep 200 Mg Tablet

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USA Brand Name



 200 Mg

Generic Name



 Zydus Cadila Pharma 


Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin)

What Is The Generic Name For Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule:

Ribavirin is the generic version for Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule

Which USA Brand is Equivalent To Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin):

  • Tribavirin

About Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin)

Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule contains an active ingredient, Ribavirin, which is used in the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The liver (the largest organ in the body) which helps to digest food, store energy, & remove poisons. Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis C (one type) is caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Hepatitis C can spread by contact with an infected person's blood, semen, or other body fluid. This medicine is available at all the leading pharmacy, drugstores, & medical supply stores & must be taken strictly by doctor’s prescription only.


Zydus Cadila Limited is one of the leading pharmaceutical companies which manufacture Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule. 


Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule contains an active constituent, Ribavirin (200 mg). It is obtainable in other substitutes also at all the leading online pharmacy, drugstores, and medical supply stores.

What Are The Uses Of The Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin):

Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule is used in the treatment in following conditions:

  • Chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection

How Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin) Works:

Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule has an active ingredient; Ribavirin is an antiviral medication which prevents the multiplication of virus in human cells. This further stops the virus from producing new viruses and clears up your infection. Ribavirin is a guanosine (ribonucleic) analogue used to stop viral RNA synthesis & viral mRNA capping, therefore, it is a nucleoside inhibitor. Ribavirin is a prodrug, which resembles purine RNA nucleotides when metabolized. It then interferes with RNA metabolism required for viral replication.

Before You Use Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin):

Make sure that:

  • You are not allergic to Ribavirin
  • You are not having any serious Disease
  • Your doctor must be learned about your medicinal history like your pre-existing disease, surgeries & Medications, Supplements, Food Habits, lifestyle, etc.

What Should You Avoid While Taking Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin):

  • You should avoid taking alcohol  
  • You should avoid driving
  • You should avoid taking Medicines without prescriptions

When Not To Use Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin):

You should not take Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule if you:

  • Have ever noticed any Allergy/Hypersensitivity
  • Have liver problems
  • Have kidney problems
  • Have hepatitis B
  • Have Hemoglobinopathies
  • Have Pancreatitis
  • Have Ophthalmologic Disorders
  • Are pregnant
  • Have infections
  • Are breastfeeding

Tell Your Doctor If You:  

  • Have Allergy to the Capsule
  • Are taking Alcohol or Other Drugs
  • Have Liver disease
  • Have infections


Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule contains an active ingredient, Ribavirin, which is used in the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. This medicine is available in different substitutes & strengths & has got to be purchased or given on doctor’s prescription only. You must consult your physician for adjustment of dosage & time of the medicine because age and severity of the disease differ from person to person and it can only be best judged by your doctor.

Adults are advised to take Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule at a fixed time with food as instructed by your Doctor. You must take Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule regularly on time for better results.

How Much Of The Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin) to Be Used:

As Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule is available in various strengths and substitutes, Patients are always advised to follow their doctor’s prescriptions and instructions to take Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule. You must not take the Capsule on your own & for a longer period than recommended by the doctor.

How To Take The Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin):

Take Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Take the Capsule as a whole. You are suggested not to chew, crush or break the Capsule. Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule is to be taken with food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time. 

For How Long Should You Continue Using Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin):

You are always advised to take Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule as prescribed. Do not start/stop using this medicine yourself. You must strictly follow all the directions given by your doctor. You must not take the Capsule in larger or smaller quantity or for a longer period than suggested by your doctor.


You must seek medical emergency treatment and/ or contact your medical doctor instantly in case of any overdose symptoms. Emergency treatment will be initiated immediately by your medical doctor if they observe overdose symptoms.

Missed Dose:

The missed dosage of the Capsule should be administered as soon as possible. You must strictly skip the missed dosage if it is already time for your next planned dosage. It is advised not to double the dosage of the treatment to make up for the missed dosage.

What Are The Side Effects Of The Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule (Ribavirin):

  • Anxiety
  • Fatigue
  • Diarrhoea
  • Weight loss
  • Itching or rash
  • Sweating
  • Hair loss
  • Mental depression
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Constipation
  • Muscle cramps and stiffness
  • Blood in urine and stools
  • Back pain
  • Burning, dry and itchy eyes

What Are The Common Drug Interactions:

Few medicines have been reported to interact with Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule. These interactions may generate some needless or adverse effects and/or cause your drug not to work properly. You must always have a conversation with your doctor if you are taking other prescription/ Supplements so that well planned medication can be given. It interacts with the following medicines:

  • Azathioprine
  • Didanosine
  • Abacavir
  • Zidovudine
  • Pseudoephedrine
  • Tenofovir Alafenamide
  • Phenylephrine
  • Oxymetazoline
  • Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate
  • Lamivudine
  • Xylometazoline

It can also interact with the following disease condition:

  • Kidney Disease
  • Hepatotoxicity
  • Pulmonary Deterioration
  • Heart disease
  • Hepatitis B
  • Infections

Warning And Precaution:

Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule can worsen the conditions like:

  • Allergy
  • Kidney/ Liver disease
  • You must not take this medicine if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding
  • Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule is not recommended for use in children under 18 years of age
  • You must not drive or operate heavy machinery at the same time as taking this medicine as it may cause dizziness
  • You must drink plenty of water & take a suitable painkiller as it may cause headaches
  • You must use effective contraception while taking Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule & 12 weeks after stopping it
  • You must regularly get your blood tests done to monitor your blood cells, liver and kidney function, and electrolyte levels during treatment with this medicine
  • Always consult with your medical doctor straight away to get the best possible treatment if you are observing any of the above-mentioned conditions.

Things To Remember:

  • Keep the Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule out of reach and sight of the children
  • This medicine is strictly used with caution for the treatment of children and elderly
  • Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule is not recommended for use in pregnant women due to the increased risk of harmful effects on the unborn baby
  • You must always check up the information in particular written on the leaflet/ insert of the medicine
  • Always consult your medical doctor if you have any uncertainty in case of the dosage, time & strength of the medicine.


Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule should be taken as recommended by your doctor. Do not take this prescription for a longer period than suggested by the medical doctor.


Store the Ribahep 200 Mg Capsule at room temperature in dark and dry place. Make sure the Capsule is intact & not damaged while purchasing or storing.

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