Active ingredients: darunavir
What it is used for
Adult patients:,Darunavir (with low dose ritonavir as a pharmacokinetic enhancer) is indicated in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1) infection in adult patients.,Paediatric patients:,Darunavir (with low dose ritonavir as a pharmacokinetic enhancer) is indicated in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in treatment-experienced paediatric patients aged 6 years and older, weighing at least 20 kg.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to off-white, oval shaped, biconvex film coated tablets debossed with M on one side of the tablet and DV5 on other side.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient darunavir
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems