Ritonavir Capsule Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Skin Rash

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Diarrhea
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Energy
  • Nausea
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Reduced Sensation In The Mouth
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Type Of Joint Disorder Due To Excess Uric Acid In The Blood Called Gout
  • Bleeding Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Diabetes
  • High Amount Of Bilirubin In The Blood
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Visible Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Change In The Ability To Pay Attention
  • A Painful Condition That Affects The Nerves In The Legs And Arms Called Peripheral Neuropathy
  • A Sensation Of Feeling Cold
  • A Sore Throat
  • Abnormal Fat Distribution Associated With HIV
  • Acne
  • Backache
  • Blurred Vision
  • Confusion
  • Cough
  • Dizziness
  • Gas
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The Blood
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Indigestion
  • Itching
  • Muscle Pain
  • Orthostatic Hypotension, A Form Of Low Blood Pressure
  • Taste Impairment
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Slowed Heart Rhythm Disorder Called Heart Block
  • A Yellowing Of The Eyes Or Skin From Buildup Of Bilirubin Called Jaundice
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acute Inflammation Of The Pancreas
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Anemia
  • Atrioventricular Block, A Type Of Slow Heart Rhythm Disorder
  • Bronchospasm
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Dehydration
  • Erythema Multiforme, A Type Of Allergic Skin Reaction
  • Fainting
  • Hives
  • Low Levels Of A Type Of White Blood Cell Called Neutrophils
  • Prolonged P-R Interval Observed On EKG
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Right Bundle Branch Block, A Disorder Of The Heart Beat
  • Seizures

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormally Long Or Heavy Periods
  • An Increased Need To Urinate Often
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Low Blood Pressure

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