Telbivudine is a Medicine belongs to Antiviral group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1003   Edition : 37,

  ►   Brandname : Sebivo,Tyzeka

  ►  Strength : Tablet with 600  mg,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 889   Edition : 12,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral,
Reference :-   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 889   Edition : 12,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Hepatitis B Oral 600 mg Tablet o.d.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 1003   Edition : 37,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : Cough, Dizziness, fatigue, gastrointestinal disturbance, abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, Rashes, arthralgia, myalgia, myopathy, malaise, Serum amylase, lipase and creatine phosphokinase levels may be increased, Raised serum alanine aminotransferase concentrations, peripheral neuropathy, Lactic acidosis, hepatomegaly, steatosis,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1003   Edition : 37,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Telbivudine is with Glucagon , Cyclosporine , Corticosteroids, Erythromycin , Colesevelam , Acid alpha glucosidase , Penicillamine , Zidovudine,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1003.2   Edition : 37,


  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  NA


►  Contraindication : cirrhosis, hepatomegaly, peripheral neuropathy,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1003   Edition : 37,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   NA

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   Renal,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1003   Edition : 37,


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   30 hours,    Max value :-   53.6 hours,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1003   Edition : 37,

►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   3 hours,    Max value :-   NA
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1003   Edition : 37,