|Virammune and Kivexa
Mar 3, 2006
Have recently switched from Combivir/Kaletra to Virammune/Kivexa therapy. My blood sugar levels have increased from 5.6 to 7.6 Hb1aC in just four months. Does this have anything to do with the new regime?
| Response from Dr. Young
Thanks for your post.
In general, the combination of nevirapine (Viramune) and abacavir/3TC (Kivexa, Epzicom) is not thought to cause much problems with insulin resistance or diabetes (as measured by your glycohemoglobin level). BY
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