The salt Nelfinavir Mesylate is used for the treatment of HIV-1 Infection and other conditions.Detailed information related to Nelfinavir Mesylate's uses, side-effects, reviews, questions, interactions, and precautions is as follows:
Nelfinavir Mesylate is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· HIV-1 Infection
Nelfinavir Mesylate improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
· Inhibiting the HIV-1 protease enzyme.
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur in medicines that contain Nelfinavir Mesylate. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Abdominal Pain
· Accidental Injury
· Back Pain
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· diabetes mellitus
· fat redistribution
· hepatic Impairment
· immune reconstitution syndrome