Serious Problems With Invirase

Invirase Side Effects to Report

There are a number of side effects with Invirase that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Dizziness, fainting, or an irregular pulse, which may indicate an irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
  • A slow heart rate
  • Signs of liver damage, such as:
 
    • Fatigue or a general ill feeling (malaise)
    • Loss of appetite
    • Nausea
    • Yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice)
    • Tenderness near the liver (the upper-right abdomen)
    • Pale stools
 
  • High blood sugar (hyperglycemia)
  • Any unusual or unexplained bleeding
  • Changes in the distribution of fat on your body (such as a "buffalo hump")
  • High cholesterol or high triglycerides
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
 
    • A rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Swelling of the mouth or throat
    • Wheezing
    • Difficulty breathing.
 

Final Thoughts on Invirase Side Effects

You may experience some or none of the Invirase side effects listed in this article. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to tell whether any particular side effect (such as nausea) is actually caused by Invirase or other factors. Therefore, make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you develop any side effects while taking the drug or if something "just does not seem right." While it may not be a side effect of Invirase, your healthcare provider will be able to diagnose and treat the problem.
 

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