Brand: Indease

Drug Type: Protease inhibitors

Form: Capsule

Age limit: 4 years and older

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To control HIV infection, Indinavir 400mg Capsule is used along with other HIV drugs. HIV levels should be lowered to improve the efficiency of your immune system. Your likelihood of developing HIV consequences, such as new infections and cancer, is reduced, and your quality of life is increased.

Protease inhibitors, which include indinavir, are a class of medications. It can be administered along with another protease inhibitor called ritonavir to raise the levels of indinavir. It improves how well indinavir works. The HIV infection is not cured with this medicine. Continue taking all HIV drugs exactly as your doctor has instructed you to reduce your risk of transmitting the disease to others. Use a reliable barrier device (condoms made of latex or polyurethane, dental dams) before engaging in sex. Share personal objects that may have been in contact with blood or other bodily fluids, such as toothbrushes, razors, and syringes. 


Administer Indinavir 400mg Capsule by mouth thrice daily. One should choose a time to ingest this medication and keep it fixed. To avoid stomach upset, one can consume it with apple juice, non-fat milk, or food. The doctor explains the dosing and administration instructions to the patient. 

One should not consume more than the healthcare professional has directed. It could be detrimental to health. 


The side effects of Indinavir 400mg Capsule manifests differently in individuals. They are mentioned below:

  1. Changes in taste
  2. Back pain
  3. Heartburn
  4. Dizziness
  5. Sneezing
  6. Stuffy nose
  7. Appetite changes
  8. Hives

If the side effects persist, visit the physician immediately to manage it. One may see adverse side effects in the case of drug interactions.


The dosing schedule depends on factors like the severity of disease and the patients response to the treatment. Indinavir should be taken orally every eight hours in doses of 800 mg (often two 400 mg capsules). Indinavir needs to be taken every eight hours. Indinavir should be taken without food but with water one or two hours before or after a meal for the best absorption. In addition, indinavir can be taken with a light meal, such as dry toast with jam, and juice, coffee with skim milk and sugar, and cornflakes with skim milk and sugar. It is taken with other liquids like skim milk, juice, coffee, or tea.

Adults should consume at least 1.5 liters (or around 48 ounces) of liquids in 24 hours to ensure proper hydration.


  1. Adverse side effects of combining Indinavir 400mg Capsule with other medicines exist. Book an appointment with the doctor if these side effects occur.
  2. Refrain from this medicine if one is allergic to them.
  3. Whether indinavir will harm an unborn child is unknown. If you are not given the right care while pregnant, HIV might be passed on to your unborn child. To manage your infection, take all of your HIV medications exactly as prescribed. 
  4. One should not administer this medicine to children below 18 years. Be aware and heed this warning.  
  5. Inform your physician if you suffer from Diabetes, Kidney disease, or a bleeding disorder. They may propose an alternative.   

These necessary precautions are taken for improved health. 


Indinavir 400mg Capsule interacts with other medicines and can reduce the effectiveness of the medication taken. Doctor informs the patient about the drugs that should not be ingested with this medicine. 

Drugs that interact with the given medicine stated below:

  • Rifampin
  • Quetiapine
  • Viagra
  • Lipitor
  • Crestor 
  • Levitra
  • Prednisone
  • Efavirenz
  • Saquinavir

Be aware of the drugs and their uses. 

Nephrolithiasis, Hemophilia, and Liver disease interact with this medication. 


Active Ingredient Inactive Ingredients
Indinavir sulfate Gelatin
Anhydrous lactose
Magnesium stearate
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