Aug 7, 2004
I started pep last week, with AZT, Indinavir, and 3CT, I was told to take the AZT and Indinavir every 8 hours and I did so very accuratly. However the 3CT said twice a day and instead of taking it every 12 hours I took it once in the morning at wake up and once at night at sleep time. Is the fact that taking it every 8 and 16 hours instead of every 12 hours going to ruin or adversly effect my chances?
after the 4th day i switched to Kaletra and combivir and take them every 12 hours, is it ok if i take it with only milk and cereal in the mornings since it says take with food or do I need to eat alot more. Does it get into your system better with food? How about the combovir is it better taken on an empty stomach?
Is the fact that I switched after day 4 from indinavir to kaletra going to adversly affect things?
Thanks in advance
| Response from Dr. Young
It's ok to take your medications as you've cited. Both drugs are better tolerated if taken with food.
Good luck, BY
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