What is Nelfinavir (NFV)?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Viracept

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Nelfinavir is a protease inhibitor that is used in combination with other antiretroviral therapy in the treatment of HIV infection.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 2
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Nelfinavir (NFV)

Side effect Patients Percentage
Chronic diarrhea 2
Diarrhea 1
Lipodystrophy 1
Lipodystrophy (lipoatrophy or loss of fatty tissue) 1
Nausea 1

Why patients stopped taking Nelfinavir (NFV)

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Doctor's advice 9
Side effects too severe 4
Course of treatment ended 1
See all 13 patients who've stopped taking Nelfinavir (NFV)

Duration

Stopped taking Nelfinavir (NFV)

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 2
2 - 5 years 3
5 - 10 years 3
10 years or more 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Nelfinavir (NFV).