Prezista Oral Tablet 150Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Prezista: Oral tablet (150mg)

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What is this Medicine?

DARUNAVIR (da ROON a veer) is an antiretroviral medicine. It is used with other medicines to treat HIV. This medicine is not a cure for HIV. It will not stop the spread of HIV to others.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Prezista: Oral tablet(150mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Prezista 150mg Tablet

NDC: 596760564
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Prophylaxis

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Prezista 150mg Tablet
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Janssen Therapeutics, Division of Janssen Products, LP, formerly Tibotec Therapeutics, Division of Centocor Ortho Biotech Product, L.P.
Pill Identification: TMC  |  150
Shape: oval
Color: white

Reported Side Effects for Prezista 150mg Tablet

Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
<11.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Pancreas Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nightmares Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Angioedema Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Diabetes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Bilirubin Level Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
<8.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Muscle Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Liver Infection Incidence:
0.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Cholesterol Incidence:
1.0-25.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Amylase Levels Incidence:
1.0-7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Triglycerides Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
2.0-33.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Increased Blood Fats Incidence:
3.0-14.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
4.0-25.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
5.0-19.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
9.0-24.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Prezista 150mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Prezista 150mg Tablet(Darunavir)
Alcohol and Darunavir(Darunavir)
Do not take these drugs together without approval from your prescriber. Taking these drugs together may decrease the effectiveness of your HIV medicines. Notify your health care provider if you notice your medicines not working as well of you.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Prezista 150mg Tablet(Darunavir)
Marijuana and Protease inhibitors(Darunavir)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs may be used together. In therory, side effects from Marijuana, Medical may get worse if you take Anti-retroviral protease inhibitors. However, the importance of this interaction is not known. Notify your health care provider if you notice increased fatigue, nausea, vomiting, or any other unusual effects.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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