Dec 22, 2013
My viral load increase in one year from 8000 to 31.000. My CD4 are around 800. I started with Presista, Norvir and Kivexa. Can this drugs lower my viral load and when i can expect that? When I can stop with therapy?
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
Yes, these HIV meds will decrease the HIV viral load to undetectable levels, provided you take the medications as prescribed. Unfortunately, HIV infection is a chronic infection and requires daily, life-long medications to keep the virus suppressed. So you should not stop HIV treatment.
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