Indinavir should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep indinavir capsules in their original container.
Keep indinavir and all other medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Indinavir?
It is very important that you do not miss indinavir doses. If you do not take your indinavir 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.
Who Makes Indinavir?
Indinavir is made by Merck & Co., Inc.
Indinavir capsules come in the following strengths:
Indinavir 100 mg
Indinavir 200 mg
Indinavir 400 mg.
The 333-mg capsules have been discontinued by the manufacturer.
Is There a Generic Version of Indinavir?
Currently, there are no generic versions of indinavir licensed for sale (see Generic Crixivan).
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