What should I avoid while taking indinavir?

If you are taking indinavir, you should avoid taking any medications or supplements that may cause harmful interactions with the drug, of which there are many. The best way to do this is to make a list of all the medicines, both prescription, over-the-counter, vitamins, supplements and herbal remedies you use. Show this list to your doctors, and they can check the extensive list of substances that cause problems when combined with indinavir, to make sure you can safely take the drug. Indinavir may not be safe to use during pregnancy, so ask your doctor for specific guidelines. Indinavir should not be taken while breastfeeding.

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