Juluca Side Effects
What should I watch for?
Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular check ups. Discuss any new symptoms with your doctor. You will need to have important blood work done while on this medicine.
Do not become pregnant while taking this medicine. Women should inform their doctor if they wish to become pregnant or think they might be pregnant. There is a potential for serious side effects to an unborn child. Talk to your health care professional or pharmacist for more information.
Side Effects to watch for
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
- allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
- breathing problems
- muscle or joint pain
- redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth
- signs and symptoms of liver injury like dark yellow or brown urine; general ill feeling or flu-like symptoms; light-colored stools; loss of appetite; right upper belly pain; unusually weak or tired; yellowing of the eyes or skin
- suicidal thoughts or other mood changes
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report these to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
- trouble sleeping
What may interact with this drug?
Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications:
- certain medicines for fungal infections like fluconazole, itraconazole, ketoconazole, posaconazole, voriconazole
- certain medicines for seizures like carbamazepine, oxcarbazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin
- certain medicines for stomach problems like esomeprazole, pantoprazole, omeprazole, lansoprazole, rabeprazole
- lumacaftor; ivacaftor
- St. John's wort; Hypericum perforatum
This medicine may also interact with the following medications:
- buffered medicines, like buffered aspirin
- calcium supplements
- certain antibiotics like clarithromycin, erythromycin, telithromycin, troleandomycin, rifabutin
- certain medicines for stomach problems like aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, calcium carbonate, cimetidine, famotidine, nizatidine, ranitidine
- iron supplements
- other antiviral medicines for HIV or AIDS
- other medicines that prolong the QT interval (cause an abnormal heart rhythm)