What are the risks involved when taking Kaletra?

Risks in taking Kaletra involve pancreatitis, changes in heart rhythms, fluctuations in blood sugar levels and allergic reactions. Kaletra can also lessen the effectiveness of birth control medications. You should talk to your doctor about other forms of birth control while taking Kaletra. While taking Kaletra, changes in your immune system might occur that cause your body to develop an inflammatory response to dormant infections, such as Pneumocystis pneumonia or tuberculosis (TB). If you develop signs of an infection, you should notify your doctor.

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