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Drug Interactions

Fosamprenavir can interact with a number of other medications (see Drug Interactions With Fosamprenavir).
 

What If I Take an Overdose of Fosamprenavir?

In studies, high doses of fosamprenavir caused an increase in liver enzymes, which can be a sign of liver damage. If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Lexiva Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should It Be Stored?

Fosamprenavir should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep both the tablets and the oral suspension in an airtight container.
 
Keep fosamprenavir and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

It is very important that you not miss fosamprenavir doses. If you do not take your fosamprenavir as scheduled, take the missed dose as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Be sure to tell your healthcare provider if you are having trouble remembering to take your HIV medications.
 

Is There a Generic Version of Fosamprenavir?

Currently, there are no generic versions of fosamprenavir licensed for sale (see Generic Lexiva)
 

Who Makes Fosamprenavir?

Fosamprenavir is made by GlaxoSmithKline.
 
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