Atazanavir is used in the treatment to suppress the HIV virus and preventing it from infecting the immune system in the body
How it Works
Atazanavir is an anti-HIV drug that is a protease inhibitor. Atazanavir works by disrupting the HIV protease enzyme, which then causes it to produce ineffective HIV-viral particles that are unable to further infect the body. Atazanavir is usually used along with other medications to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.
Common Side effects
Patients who take Atazanavir may suffer from such side effects; Nausea, Rash, Headache, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Dyspepsia, Jaundice, Fatigue, Diarrhoea