Paxlovid Winnipeg distribution is limited to certain pharmacies. If you are looking for Paxlovid in Winnipeg, Tache Pharmacy does carry Paxlovid Covid-19 treatment.
The Manitoba government has decided that to improve access, Paxlovid will be available at 175+ pharmacies across Manitoba. Tache Pharmacy is one of the Manitoba pharmacies that distributes Paxlovid in Winnipeg.
A prescription is required to obtain Paxlovid. If you have questions about Paxlovid availability feel free to call the pharmacy at (204) 233-3469
For more information about Paxlovid eligibility in Manitoba visit https://www.gov.mb.ca/covid19/treatment/index.html
If you have questions about Paxolivid eligibility in Manitoba you can also call the pharmacy and speak to one of our pharmacists.
Tache Pharmacy does provide free city-wide prescription delivery.
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For information about Paxlovid cost please call the pharmacy.
Paxlovid is a prescription medication made by Pfizer Canada and therefore requires a prescription from your doctor.
What are the Paxlovid ingredients? The active ingredients in Paxlovid are nirmatrelvir and ritonovir. As you can see the drug is a combination of two antiviral medications.
To be exact, Paxlovid contains nirmatrelvir 150mg and ritonavir 100mg.
The Paxlovid dosing is as follows: Most adult patients will take 300mg of nirmatrelvir twice daily along with 150mg ritonavir twice daily for 5 days. Adults with moderate kidney impairment will take 150mg of nirmatrelvir twice daily along with 150mg ritonavir twice daily for 5 days.
The non-medicinal ingredients in the nirmatrelvir tablets are: colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, and sodium stearyl fumarate. The film-coating contains hydroxy propyl methylcellulose, iron oxide red, polyethylene glycol and titanium dioxide.
The non-medicinal ingredients in ritonavir tablets are: anhydrous dibasic calcium phosphate, colloidal silicon dioxide, copovidone, sodium stearyl fumarate, and sorbitan monolaurate. The film-coating contains colloidal silicon dioxide, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, talc and titanium dioxide.
How does Paxlovid work?
Paxlovid is a combination of two antiviral drugs. The drugs are in two separate tablets but are packaged in convenient dosage packaging.
The antiviral drugs prevent the Covid-19 virus from multiplying. By stopping the multiplication of the virus the drug helps your body to fight and over come the viral infection.
If you require a Paxlovid price please call the pharmacy.
Paxlovid Drug Interactions
Paxlovid drug interactions are numerous. In fact the Paxlovid drug interactions are simply too numerous to name here. If you do take other medications be sure to advise your doctor or pharmacist. For a listing of drug interactions with Paxlovid please visit page 15 of this document https://covid-vaccine.canada.ca/info/pdf/paxlovid-pm-en.pdf