How should I take Epivir?

You should take Epivir (lamivudine) exactly as directed by your doctor. Taking too much, too little, not taking it or stopping it may have negative effects on you. The amount of the dose needs is based on age, kidney function and weight. Your dosage will also depend on why you are taking it: to treat HIV infection or to treat Epivir-HBV for hepatitis B infection.

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