Class: Antiretrovirals (Anti-infectives)
Mechanism of Action:
Precautions: Hypersensitivity, pregnancy, renal or hepatic failure
Indications/Uses: Protease inhibitor used with other agents in treatment of hiv/aids.
Interactions: Cyp450 inhibitor and substrate; effect increased by abacavir, clarithromycin, ketoconazole, indinavir. may increase effect of ergotamine, midazolam
Side Effects: Dyslipidaemia, hyperglycaemia, rash, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, numbness, depression, headache, taste disorders