PEP side effects
Dec 7, 2009
I have been taking Aspen Lamzid as prescribed by my doctor for about a week now. Since i started taking it, i have been having abdominal pain and Nausea. Is there anything else i can take to stop these side effects...
Response from Dr. Young
Hello and thanks for your post.
AZT/3TC (Combivir, Lamzid) is often used for post-exposure prophylaxis. A common side effect of the AZT component is nausea or abdominal pain. Taking the medication on a full stomach usually helps. If this doesn't help, please discuss your symptoms with your prescribing doctor.
Best of luck, BY
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