Crixivan Oral Capsule 400Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Crixivan: Oral capsule (400mg)

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Crixivan 400mg Cap
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: CRIXIVAN 400 mg 

What is this Medicine?

INDINAVIR (in DIN 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.

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In-Depth Information

Crixivan 400mg Capsule

NDC: 000060573
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store and dispense in original container
Protect from moisture
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Crixivan 400mg Capsule
Drug Image file DrugItem_1111.JPG
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: CRIXIVAN 400 mg 
Shape: capsule
Color: white
Daily Life Interactions for Crixivan 400mg Capsule

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
Food and Crixivan 400mg Capsule(Indinavir Sulfate)
Food and Indinavir Sulfate(Indinavir Sulfate)
Foods high in calories, fat, and protein may decrease the absorption of Indinavir from your stomach. Lighter meals, such as dry toast with jelly, apple juice, and coffee with skim milk, may cause little or no change in the activity of indinavir.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Crixivan 400mg Capsule(Indinavir Sulfate)
Grapefruit juice and Indinavir Sulfate(Indinavir Sulfate)
Do not drastically change the amount of grapefruit juice you drink or try to avoid grapefruit juice while taking Indinavir, unless advised differently by your healthcare professional. Taking grapefruit juice and Indinavir together may result in decreased absorption of Indinavir.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Crixivan 400mg Capsule(Indinavir Sulfate)
Marijuana and Protease inhibitors(Indinavir Sulfate)
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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