Saquinavir Mesylate Capsule Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Pneumonia

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Fat Distribution Associated With HIV
  • Diarrhea
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Low Energy
  • Prolonged P-R Interval Observed On EKG
  • Throwing Up

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Diabetes
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Bronchitis
  • Canker Sore
  • Constipation
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fever
  • Indigestion
  • Itching
  • Rash
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Taste Problems
  • The Flu

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormally Increased Pressure In The Veins Of The Liver
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Ascites
  • Atrioventricular Heart Block
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Blood Clot In Vein
  • Chest Pain
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Enlarged Liver
  • Extreme Loss Of Body Water
  • Graves' Disease
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Having Thoughts Of Suicide
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Hepatitis
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Inflammation Of Multiple Voluntary Muscles
  • Inflammation Of The Skin With Blisters
  • Kidney Stone
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Psychosis Caused By A Drug
  • Seizures
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Stomach Or Intestine Blockage
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Unconscious
  • Very Rapid Heartbeat - Torsades De Pointes
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acne
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Burning Stomach
  • Burping
  • Change In Appetite
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Confused
  • Constriction Of Blood Vessels Of The Extremities
  • Cough
  • Depression
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Dizzy
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Fat In The Blood
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Feeling Faint
  • Gas
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The Blood
  • Hives
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Non-Cancerous Finger-Like Growth Of The Skin
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Mouth
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Redness Of Skin
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Shaking Extremities
  • Sluggishness
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Uncoordinated
  • Visible Water Retention

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