Side effect(s) of Raltegravir

Review the side-effects of Raltegravir as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

  Most Common
- Sleeplessness.

  Gastrointestinal Disorders
- Abdominal pain, stomach inflammation and nausea.

- Liver inflammation.

  Immune System
- Hypersensitivity.

  Central Nervous System
- Dizziness, headache, weakness and fatigue.

- Kidney failure.

Other Precautions :

Monitor complete blood counts regularly while taking this medication.

Drug Name : Raltegravir

Raltegravir(Isentress) generic is an antiretroviral agent, prescribed for HIV/AIDS. It blocks HIV-1 integrase, an enzyme needed for the HIV virus growth.

Trade Names for Raltegravir

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