|I am taking Kaletra and AZT
May 1, 2012
I am getting serious side effects of vomiting , its my 6th day , what do i do .I started taking it 10hrs post exposure after being sticked with a lancet from an HIV positive patient .
| Response from Dr. Henry
That regimen is often difficult to tolerate for NPEP (post exposure prophlaxis)--I would discuss with doctor overseeing your situation to see if anti-nausea meds could be provided or an alternative regimen considered (nausea generally clears quickly once meds are stopped). KH
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