Norvir Drug

Important Information about Norvir Drug

  • Norvir is an antiviral medication in a group of hiv medicines called protease (pro-tee-ayz) inhibitors.
  • The generic name of norvir is ritonavir.
  • Tell to doctor if you have liver disease, diabetes, a bleeding disorder, high cholesterol.

Norvir serious side effects are:

  • Fever, sore throat, and headache with a severe blistering, peeling, and red skin rash
  • Increased urination or extreme thirst
  • Easy bruising or bleeding
  • Signs of a new infection, such as fever or chills, cough, or flu symptoms
  • Severe pain in your upper stomach spreading to your back, nausea and vomiting, fast heart rate
  • Low fever, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes).

Norvir less serious side effects are:

  • Mild nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain
  • Numbness or tingling, especially around your mouth
  • Headache, mood changes
  • Changes in the shape or location of body fat (especially in your arms, legs, face, neck, breasts, and waist).