Who should not take Kaletra?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • diabetes
  • high amount of triglyceride in the blood
  • high cholesterol and high triglycerides
  • low amount of magnesium in the blood
  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • hemophilia
  • a low supply of oxygen rich blood to the heart
  • cardiomyopathy, a disease of the heart muscle
  • complete heart block
  • second degree atrioventricular heart block
  • torsades de pointes, a type of abnormal heart rhythm
  • prolonged QT interval on EKG
  • abnormal heart rhythm
  • abnormal EKG with QT changes from birth
  • liver problems
  • acute inflammation of the pancreas
  • high amount of bilirubin in the blood
  • a patient who is producing milk and breastfeeding
  • structural disorder of heart
  • an abnormal but slight slowing of the heart called first degree atrioventricular block

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