General Information on Selzentry

When and How to Take Selzentry

General considerations for when and how to take Selzentry include the following:
 
  • The medication comes in tablet form. It is usually taken by mouth twice daily.
     
  • You can take it with or without food. If the medication bothers your stomach, try taking it with food.
     
  • Try to take it at the same times every day to maintain an even level in your blood.
     
  • For the medication to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed. It is very important that you closely follow your healthcare provider's instructions on taking Selzentry. Missing doses can increase the chance of the virus developing a resistance to the drug, thereby making it less effective.
     

Dosing Information

The dosage that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may be currently taking.
     
As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
(Click Selzentry Dosage for more information.)
 

Side Effects of Selzentry

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Selzentry. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
 
Common side effects of Selzentry include, but are not limited to:
 
  • Upper respiratory tract infections (such as the common cold)
  • Coughing
  • Fever
  • Rashes.
     
(Click Selzentry Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
 

Selzentry Drug Information

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