What is Indinavir?

Indinavir is acclimated forth with added medications to amusement animal immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. Indinavir is in a chic of medications alleged protease inhibitors. It works by abbreviating the bulk of HIV in the blood. Although indinavir does not cure HIV, it may abatement your adventitious of developing acquired immunodeficiency affection (AIDS) and HIV-related illnesses such as austere infections or cancer. Taking these medications forth with practicing safer sex and authoritative added life-style changes may abatement the accident of transmitting the HIV virus to added people.

Indinavir comes as a abridged to yield by mouth. It is usually taken every 8 hours (three times a day). Yield indinavir at about the aforementioned times every day. Follow the admonition on your decree characterization carefully, and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any allotment you do not understand. Yield indinavir absolutely as directed. Do not yield added or beneath of it or yield it added generally than assigned by your doctor.

Take indinavir on an abandoned stomach, 1 hour afore commons or 2 hours afterwards meals, with water, brush or nonfat milk, juice, coffee, or tea. However, if indinavir upsets your stomach, it may be taken with a ablaze meal, such as dry acknowledgment or cornflakes with brush or nonfat milk. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist about what foods may be taken with indinavir.

Indinavir is aswell acclimated sometimes in aggregate with added medications to amusement healthcare workers and added individuals apparent to HIV infection afterwards adventitious acquaintance with HIV-contaminated blood, tissues, or added physique fluids. Talk to your doctor about the accessible risks of application this biologic for your condition.

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