How Do HIV Protease Inhibitors Work?
How Are HIV Protease Inhibitors Used?
HIV protease inhibitors, when used in combination with other HIV drugs, can decrease HIV to an undetectable level in the body.
What Are Side Effects of HIV Protease Inhibitors?
HIV protease inhibitors can cause the following side effects:
- Muscle ache
- Abdominal pain
- Some rare, severe side effects of protease inhibitors may include:
- Liver problems
- Heart problems
- Severe rash
- Gallbladder problems
The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible side effects, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. Check with your doctor or pharmacist to make sure these drugs do not cause any harm when you take them along with other medicines. Never stop taking your medication and never change your dose or frequency without consulting your doctor.