Review: Norvir and Demerol
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Norvir and Demerol. It is created by eHealthMe based on 12 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Norvir (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ritonavir. It is often used in hiv infection.
Demerol (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of meperidine hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
On Oct, 20, 2013: 12 people who reported to have interactions when taking Norvir, Demerol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Norvir (ritonavir)
- Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Norvir, Demerol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)||12|
|2||Blood Pressure Increased||12|
|4||Meconium Stain (the infant's skin, umbilical cord, or nailbeds may be stained green if the meconium was passed a considerable amount of time before birth)||7|
|5||Staphylococcal Infection (an infection with staphylococcus bacteria)||7|
|7||Anaemia (lack of blood)||6|
|9||Placenta Praevia (condition that occurs during pregnancy when the placenta is abnormally placed, and partially or totally covers the cervix)||5|
|10||Guillain-barre Syndrome (the body's immune system attacks itself peripheral nervous system connects to skin)||5|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Norvir, Demerol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection
- Human immunodeficiency virus transmission
- Epidural anaesthesia
- Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By aaryn: Can my his meds have causes bradycardia?
(for a 23 year old man who has Hiv Infection, and takes Epzicom, Reyataz, Norvir)
I am 22 years old relatively healthy, and medium fit and i am his positive. I recently found out that i may have bradycardia as well... im trying to find out if my hiv meds have anything to do with it.
(Number of patients like aaryn: 260)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Norvir (ritonavir) is often used to treat hiv infection. Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Norvir is used in:
- Demerol is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Norvir alternatives:
- Demerol alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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