|Minor resistance of Protease Inhibitors
Oct 3, 2005
I am not on meds but have had a resistance report and told me that I have resistance to IDV Protease Inhibitor. Is this a bad thing? All otehr drugs I'm told I am ok with. whats the deal?
| Response from Dr. Young
Thanks for your post.
It's difficult for me to be sure exactly what "minor resistance" actually means-- it's true that low levels of genotypic resistance can nearly always be overcome with today's batch of boosted protease inhibitors.
If you'd like, write back with the details of your report.
Good luck, BY
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.