Medicine Overview of Nelvir Capsule
Uses of Nelvir Capsule
Side effects of Nelvir Capsule
Rash, Headache, Dizziness, Vomiting, Crystals in urine, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Dyspepsia, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Throat pain, Increased liver enzymes, Diarrhoea, Blood in urine, Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Cough, Altered taste, Increased cholesterol level in blood, Increased triglyceride level in blood, Protein in urine.
How to use Nelvir Capsule
How Nelvir Capsule works
In Depth Information on Nelvir Capsule
Expert advice for Nelvir Capsule
- Your blood glucose levels should be monitored regularly as development and worsening of diabetes have been reported during nelfinavir treatment.
- Tell your doctor if you have liver or kidney functioning problems, bleeding disorder (hemophilia), phenylketonuria (a serious hereditary disorder) or high blood cholesterol or triglycerides.
- You should be monitored regularly for signs of any infection or inflammatory reactions indicating changes in immune system.
- Nelfinavir is not recommended for use in children aged below 3 years.
- Treatment with nelfinavir along with other anti-HIV medications can cause lipodystrophy (changes in body fat - build up or loss of body fat) usually resulting in increase of fat in breasts, neck, chest, stomach, upper back and loss of fat from legs, arms, and face.
- You must take necessary precautions (practicing safer sex and making other life-style changes) to avoid spreading of HIV virus to others.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nelvir 250mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.