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Jul 21, 2013

Hallow Doctor, i used to read your ansers, it is so good. my cd-4-now--600, yet to start meds. i am using one novostat tab Per day. is there any hurdle to start HIV meds with statin. pl give suggestion.

Response from Dr. Young

Hello and thanks for posting.

It's important to be aware of possible drug-drug interactions. Rosuvastatin (Novostat) is a commonly prescribed medications for treating high cholesterol. Many patients safely take rosuvastatin with their HIV medications. It has some interactions with HIV medications, mostly with protease inhibitors.


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