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Before taking Agenerase, warnings and precautions for the medication should be discussed with your healthcare provider. For instance, tell your healthcare provider if you have liver or kidney disease, diabetes, or hemophilia. Agenerase can make liver disease worse and may cause dangerous side effects (such as bleeding, high blood sugar, and high triglyceride levels). Agenerase warnings and precautions also extend to women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Agenerase: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Agenerase® (amprenavir) if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
You should also be sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
Agenerase is no longer available in the United States. The manufacturer stopped making it due to low demand, since it has been largely replaced by fosamprenavir (Lexiva®), a similar medication.
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