Viracept Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Fat Distribution Associated With HIV
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Gas
  • Stomach Cramps

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Migraine Headache
  • A Yellowing Of The Eyes Or Skin From Buildup Of Bilirubin Called Jaundice
  • Anemia
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Excess Body Acid
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Inflammation Of The Skin Due To An Allergy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Low Blood Sugar
  • Low Levels Of A Type Of White Blood Cell Called Neutrophils
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Pancreatitis
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Seizures
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Torsades De Pointes, A Type Of Abnormal Heart Rhythm

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Disease With Shrinking And Weaker Muscles Called Myopathy
  • A Feeling Of General Discomfort Called Malaise
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Abnormal Sexual Function
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Arthritis
  • Backache
  • Canker Sores
  • Cramps
  • Depression
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Excessive Fat In The Blood
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fever
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Head Pain
  • High Amount Of Uric Acid In The Blood
  • Hives
  • Hyperactive Behavior
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of A Hair Follicle
  • Inflammation Of The Iris - The Colored Part Of The Eyeball
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Inflammation Of The Tissue Lining The Sinuses
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Mood Changes
  • Muscle Pain
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Throat Irritation
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Vomiting

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