COVID-19 SERVICE UPDATE – JULY 2021
Shipping Update

We are now seeing improvements in our shipping times. However, things are not yet back to normal and there are still some delays occurring. We will provide updates as the situation changes.

Our normal shipping time averages 1 - 2 weeks. Due to the pandemic, shipments may sometimes take an additional 2 – 4 weeks to arrive, depending on the source country of your order. Shipments from the United Kingdom and Canada are generally quicker than from other countries.

Please note that these times are averages and individual shipping times will vary. We highly recommend that you place your order at least 2 – 4 weeks or more ahead of your normal reorder time to avoid running out of your medication.

We offer a shipping guarantee when you place an order with us. If your order does not arrive within 6 weeks from the date it was shipped, we will re-ship your order to you at no additional cost.

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If you are experiencing increased hold times or are calling outside of these hours, please leave us a message or send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Due to increased demand on telephone networks worldwide, you may experience some intermittent connection problems. If this happens our agents will call you back.

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If you have any questions about any changes in our service please do not hesitate to contact us. Our staff are working tirelessly to ensure the timely fulfillment and delivery of all orders. The health and safety of our customers and staff is our highest priority and we remain committed to providing service at the highest level.

We appreciate your business and thank you for your continued support.


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Basic Information On Retrovir

Retrovir has three beneficial properties. It prevents human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cells from proliferating in the body. It averts acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) by treating HIV. Lastly, in pregnant women suffering from HIV, Retrovir helps to ensure that the virus is not passed on to the fetus. The drug contains a synthetic nucleoside analogue, which is phosphorylated on entering the cells and terminates the DNA chain. Thereby, reverse transcriptase is inhibited. In all these cases, it is necessary to administer Retrovir in combination with other antiretroviral drugs. Many drugs, including Retrovir, have teratogenic effect, that is, they can hinder the growth of the fetus. Alternate methods are to be explored, before this medicine is thought of for use by pregnant women and the therapy may be postponed if the mother’s own need can wait. Planned dosage regimen is essential, if this medicine is used during pregnancy.

Precautions/ Side Effects For Retrovir

Brand or generic Retrovir contains zidovudine, a pyrimidine nucleoside analogue. Combined with other antiretroviral medication, Retrovir acts to delay progress of AIDS, increases CD4+ cell count, and decreases HIV-1 RNA in plasma. The reactions and cross-reactions with other medications that you may be currently using have to be evaluated, for safe use. It is not advisable to use this drug, in combination with Doxorubicin, Stavudine or Ribavirin. Simultaneous administration with drugs like interferon alfa, ganciclovir, which suppress bone marrow, may result in hematologic toxicity. Provide a complete list of all the current therapy to obtain a holistic prescription.

Brand or generic Retrovir while acting against the virus, may result in some side effects like; anemia, neutropenia, myopathy, Lactic acidosis, hepatitis C, Liver decomposition (in persons suffering from HIV-1), dyspepsia, insomnia, abdominal pain, arthralgia, fatigue, or ocular edema. Get your blood count done regularly, to track neutropenia or anemia. Follow your doctor’s guidance meticulously, in order to assuage the side effects and derive most out of the drug.

Retrovir Dosage

The dosage of zidovudine depends upon the objective, age, body weight. For example, in treating HIV-1 infection, the recommended dosage is 600 mg per day, spaced over the day. The dose must be meticulously calculated depending on the body weight in case of infants and children. You may take the tablet/capsule with water. Retrovir is generally combined with suitable antiretroviral drugs. Remember to take all the drugs prescribed in correct dosage and at the right time. Avoid alcohol when taking the drug as the liver may get affected.

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We stock Retrovir tablets in 300 mg strength and capsules of 100 mg strength. Buy Retrovir from North Drug Store, the recognized online online prescription service.

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