Norvir

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Side Effects

Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, heartburn, stomach Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, heartburn, stomach pain, loss of appetite, headache, dizziness, tiredness, weakness, pain, loss of appetite, headache, dizziness, tiredness, weakness, changes in taste, or tingling/numbness of hands/feet/mouth area changes in taste, or tingling/numbness of hands/feet/mouth area may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly. doctor or pharmacist promptly. Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects. do not have serious side effects. Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: persistent nausea/vomiting, serious side effects occur: persistent nausea/vomiting, stomach/abdominal pain, dark urine, yellowing eyes/skin, stomach/abdominal pain, dark urine, yellowing eyes/skin, mental/mood changes (such as depression, anxiety), joint pain, mental/mood changes (such as depression, anxiety), joint pain, muscle weakness/cramps/aches, increased urination (especially at muscle weakness/cramps/aches, increased urination (especially at night), increased thirst. night), increased thirst. Seek immediate medical attention if any of these rare but Seek immediate medical attention if any of these rare but serious side effects occur: symptoms of a heart attack (such as serious side effects occur: symptoms of a heart attack (such as chest/jaw/left arm pain, shortness of breath, unusual sweating), chest/jaw/left arm pain, shortness of breath, unusual sweating), easy bruising/bleeding, fainting, fast/irregular heartbeat. easy bruising/bleeding, fainting, fast/irregular heartbeat. Changes in body fat may occur while you are taking this Changes in body fat may occur while you are taking this medication (such as increased fat in the upper back and stomach medication (such as increased fat in the upper back and stomach areas, decreased fat in the arms and legs). The cause and areas, decreased fat in the arms and legs). The cause and long-term effects of these changes are unknown. Discuss the risks long-term effects of these changes are unknown. Discuss the risks and benefits of treatment with your doctor, as well as the and benefits of treatment with your doctor, as well as the possible use of exercise to reduce this side effect. possible use of exercise to reduce this side effect. If you are taking HIV medications for the first time, you may If you are taking HIV medications for the first time, you may experience symptoms of an old infection. This may happen as your experience symptoms of an old infection. This may happen as your immune system begins to work better. Contact your doctor immune system begins to work better. Contact your doctor immediately if you notice any of the following symptoms: new immediately if you notice any of the following symptoms: new cough, trouble breathing, fever, new vision problems, new cough, trouble breathing, fever, new vision problems, new headaches, new skin problems. headaches, new skin problems. A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing. dizziness, trouble breathing. This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist. pharmacist. In the US - In the US - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345. 1-866-234-2345.
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