Taking Stocrin with Videx EC
Jan 30, 2002
I am on a Retrovir-Videx-Stocrin therapy, taking at the moment Retrovir 3 pills twice a day (9am - 9 pm), Videx EC at 6pm on an empty stomach and Stocrin before bedtime. Is it OK to take Stocrin with Videx EC before bedtime (on an empty stomach of course)? Do you have any other suggestions that could allow me for a "medications-free zone" between late morning and evening? Thank you for your support on simplifying our lives with something we cannot do without. Panos.
Response from Dr. Boyle
Yes, you should be able to take Videx EC, Retrovir and Stocrin together so that you are on a true twice daily regimen, with your evenings free of medications. You should continue to try to take Retrovir roughly every 12 hours, so if you are taking it with your other bedtime meds you may need to adjust the timing of your AM dose a little. Also, you should make sure you discuss this with your doctor and inform him/her what you are doing.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- White Bumps After Sucking Penis Worried I Have HIV
- How Long Does Chlamydia Take To Show?
- Std That Causes Sharp Pain On Left Side Of Stomach
- Can Asthma Inhalers Cause False Negative On His Test?
- Can I Catch An Std By Kissing A Woman's Breasts?
- Can You Get Hepatitis C From Unprotected Sex?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.