Why do I need this medicine?
Adefovir is a medicine used to treat viral infections.
It is used to treat long-term hepatitis B virus infection of the liver.
Adefovir decreases the amount of virus in your body and therefore reduces further liver damage.
How do I take this medicine?
Take Adefovir exactly as directed by your doctor or according to the instructions on the label. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.
You may take it with or without food. Try to take it at the same time each day.
This medicine must be taken regularly for it to be effective. Continue to take this medicine even when you feel better. Do not stop taking it unless instructed by the doctor.
You must complete the entire course of medicine. If you don’t, the infection will not be properly controlled.