Atazanavir is a prescription medication that is used to treat HIV (human immunodeficiency virus). Atazanavir is an antiviral medication and works by preventing HIV from multiplying in the body. Atazanavir is not a cure for HIV or AIDS.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of atazanavir include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of atazanavir:
What should I do if I miss a dose of atazanavir?
If you miss a dose of atazanavir, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if your next dose is within six hours, then skip your missed dose. Refill your prescription before it runs out.
What is the strength of atazanavir?
Atazanavir is available in strengths of 150mg, 200mg, and 300mg.