|Truvada and Kaletra - dosage timings for PEP ?
Apr 17, 2013
Hello Dr. Young, I was prescribed the Truvada-Kaletra combination as PEP while on holiday in California, and managed to begin 20 hours after possible exposure. I then began taking two Kaletra in the morning and two Kaletra / one Truvada in the evening. On days 2, 3, and 4 my Kaletra doses in the morning were late by about 2 hours (taken at 12pm instead of 10am). My evening dose of Kaletra/Truvada was relatively on time at 10pm, except for day 5 when I fell asleep on the plane coming back and took my Truvada / Kaletra evening dose 2 hours late ! I have been able to be bang on time since Day 5. I am rather worried as I know that the first week is important.
| Response from Dr. Young
Hi Tino and thanks for posting.
You need not worry. Your doses are well within an acceptable time window.
Be well, BY
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