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crushing medications

Feb 28, 2008

Can Kaletra and Truvada be crushed or dissolved in water?

Response from Dr. Young

Thanks for your post.

Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir) cannot be crushed, since it is a capsule. The medication can be obtained as a (terrible tasting) elixir though.

Truvada (tenofovir/FTC) can be crushed if necessary.


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