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Norvir Side Effects

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Management of Norvir Side effects: Abdominal/Back pain

Are there any tip or tricks to managing abdominal/lower back pain related to taking Norvir?I take this drug I gelcap 2 times a day and am after one week experiencing relatively intense abdominal cramping and lower back pain which is about 8 on a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Often no easy answer to managing ritonavir side effect. Checking to see if is possible to reduce the dose (some protease inhibistors only require 1 100 mg ritonavir dose/day) of ritoanvir Read more »

Norvir Side-effects

I just read a post about Norvir and Lexapro. I've been hearing many depression meds can cause... Read more »

Norvir side effects

My dr. is putting me back on Norvir along with Prezista Selzentry and Fuzeon because i have become... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

Norvir

...unavailable at press time. Manufacturer contact: Abbott Laboratories, www.norvir.com , 1 (800) 222-6885 Potential side effects and toxicity: Most common side effects include weakness, stomach pain, upset stomach (nausea, diarrhea, and... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Approves New Tablet Formulation of Norvir (Ritonavir)

...Guidelines Patients who take the 600 mg twice daily soft gel capsule NORVIR dose may experience more gastrointestinal side effects such as nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain or diarrhea when switching from the soft gel capsule to the tablet... Read more »
The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

... Table of Contents Side Effects and HIV Drugs Being Informed About Side Effects Helps Women and Side Effects Taking Care of Yourself Side Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Norvir (Ritonavir)

... Contraindications Patients should tell a doctor about any medical problems before taking this medicine. Possible Side Effects Along with its desired effects, ritonavir can cause some unwanted effects, including severe inflammation of the... Read more »
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Isentress & Side Effects

Posted by design36, 3 Replies
...I have been taking Isentress for about a month...Adnormal dreams, Insomnia, Excessive fatique have been side effects and seem to be ones for a lot of people. Does anyone have experience with this drug? Did the side effects get better? Read more »

Reyataz,Norvir, Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom].

Posted by Mondo
...[ritonavir] and Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom]. I would be interested to know how you are going with it and any problems or side effects that you may have. Cheers Mondo Read more »

anyone taking Isentress and Invirase combination?

Posted by nevereasy
...pain is too much. Anyways, does anybody take Isentress with Invirase/norvir? I wouyld like to know how it works in regards to side effects ( lipid panel, kidney, blood pressure, indigestion, etc etc) Read more »

fear of medications side effects

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
...all of my lab tests are negative. I may not be advise to take medications for the time being but Im pretty scared of the side effects like steven jonhsons et all. I know medication side effect varies but can anyone tell me how to handle these... Read more »