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Precautions and Warnings With Amprenavir

There are many precautions and warnings with amprenavir to be aware of before starting treatment. For instance, tell your healthcare provider if you have certain health conditions, such as liver or kidney disease, diabetes, or hemophilia. Precautions and warnings with amprenavir also extend to pregnant and breastfeeding women, as well as people who are allergic to any of the ingredients used to make amprenavir.

Amprenavir: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking amprenavir (Agenerase®) if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
     
You should also be sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
Amprenavir is no longer available in the United States. The manufacturer stopped making it due to low demand, since it has been largely replaced by fosamprenavir (Lexiva®), a similar medication.
 

Amprenavir Drug Information

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