|Take Meds With Food or Without
Mar 1, 2005
What studies have looked at the relationship between food intake and meds?
Some people also do better when taking Kaletra with food.
Is there any scientific basis for these individual differences or is it just, forgive the pun, a "crap shoot"?
| Response from Dr. Henry
There is already wide variation in both blood levels achieved and side effects from specific HIV drugs between patients. Food can impact both the levels achieved in the blood and side effect profile and not always in a consistent manner from person to person so it is a real phenomenon. KH
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