Ritovir 100 mg capsule: Uses, side effects, dosage

Manufacturer: Hetero HC (GenX)

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Trade name: Ritovir

Strength: 100 mg

Type: Capsule

Active ingredient: Ritonavir

Category: Protease Inhibitors

Pregnancy category: Ritonavir belongs to US FDA pregnancy category B

Uses: Ritovir 100 mg capsule is used to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. It is used along with other medicines to treat HIV infections.

How to use: Take Ritovir 100 mg capsule with food. This medicine is not for cure HIV infection. Birth control pills are not effective while you are using ritonavir, to prevent pregnancy use extra form of birth control like condoms. To check the side effects perform the lab test and show to your doctor.

Side Effects: Diarrhea, nausea and vomiting, heartburn, stomach ache, headache, dizziness, tiredness

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Dosage: Usual adult dose for HIV infection: As a (PK) booster for other protease inhibitors: 100 to 400 mg/day orally.

Written by: : healthplus24.com team

Date last updated: August 6th, 2016