Evotaz contains a mixture of atazanavir and cobicistat. Aatazanavir could be a PI antiviral medication that forestallshuman immunological disorder virus (HIV) cells from multiplying in your body. Cobicistat reduces the action of enzymes in your liver that break down bound antiviral medicines. this enables the antiviral medicines to be used additionalsafely and effectively at lower doses.
Evotaz is given in conjunction with alternative antiviral medicines to treat human immunological disorder virus (HIV) in adults. HIV is that the virus that causes nonheritable immunological disorder syndrome (AIDS). This medicationisn’t a cure for HIV or AIDS.
Evotaz may be used for functions unlisted during this medication guide.
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Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction to Evotaz: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
This medicine may increase your risk of certain infections or autoimmune disorders by changing the way your immune system works. Symptoms may occur weeks or months after you start treatment with atazanavir and cobicistat. Tell your doctor if you have:
signs of a new infection - fever, night sweats, swollen glands, mouth sores, diarrhea, stomach pain, weight loss;
chest pain (especially when you breathe), dry cough, wheezing, feeling short of breath;
cold sores, sores on your genital or anal area;
rapid heart rate, feeling anxious or irritable, weakness or prickly feeling, problems with balance or eye movement;
trouble speaking or swallowing, severe lower back pain, loss of bladder or bowel control; or
swelling in your neck or throat (enlarged thyroid), menstrual changes, impotence, loss of interest in sex.
Call your doctor at once if you have:
severe dizziness, fainting, irregular heartbeats;
liver problems - upper stomach pain, itching, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes);
high blood sugar - increased thirst, increased urination, hunger, dry mouth, fruity breath odor, drowsiness, dry skin, blurred vision, weight loss;
signs of a kidney stone - pain in your side or lower back, painful or difficult urination, blood in your urine;
signs of inflammation in your body - swollen glands, flu symptoms, easy bruising or bleeding, severe tingling or numbness, muscle weakness, upper stomach pain, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes), chest pain, new or worsening cough with fever, trouble breathing; or
severe skin reaction - fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning or redness in your eyes, skin pain, warmth or redness under your skin, red or purple skin rash that spreads and causes blistering and peeling.
Common Evotaz side effects may include:
Usual Adult Dose for HIV Infection: 1 tablet orally once a day with food Comments: -For therapy-naive and therapy-experienced patients -The number of baseline primary protease inhibitor resistance substitutions should guide use in therapy-experienced patients. Use: In combination with other antiretroviral agents, for the treatment of HIV-1 infection