|Atazanavir & Jaundice
Dec 22, 2004
I started atazanavir 4 days ago and have jaundiced eyes. Will this eventually go away or is there something I can do/take to reduce this? I don't have any other significant side effects? Thanks, Darren P.
| Response from Dr. Henry
The jaundice may get better but you cannot count on it. Keeping well hydrated may help some. If you developed jaundice that fast you may have a genetic predisposition-I would get your direct and indirect bilirubin levels checked very soon to see what the situation is like and discuss with your HIV specialist. KH
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