|I am on Truvada and Reyataz but no Norvir!
Sep 10, 2011
Thank you so much for this site, I started meds 2 weeks ago and I am freaking out!!!! My doctor put me on Truvada and Reyataz but no Norvir, WTH? all I am reading is Truvada/Reyataz /Norvir. Why she did not prescribed Norvir? I call her today ,I am waiting for her to call me back. I am scare!!!! I was diagnosed on July 29th and the reason I found out is because my Husband died from aids . I am very scare to end up like him . Please advise if I need to include Norvir on my regimen. Thanks xoxo
| Response from Dr. Young
Hello and thanks for posting.
You're correct that Truvada and Reyataz should be dosed with 100 mg (once-daily) of Norvir; your current situation is not ideal, but if your medications are corrected promptly might not result in any problems. I wonder if the error was with your care provider or the pharmacist, or both.
Recognizing the situation, if you were my patient, I'd check your treatment response closely- perhaps with a viral load test 2-4 weeks after the Norvir was added back.
Good luck and be well, BY
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