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chrisnxs
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Skipping Doses
      11/09/10 07:28 PM

Hello Everyone, can someone please elaborate on the severity of skipping meds? My bf is positive and has been on meds for about a year. He's on my insurance and it kills the price down to a point where he can get his meds pretty easily. I discovered today that he's skipping doses..big time. He got his prescriptions of Norvir, Epzicom, and Lexiva filled on September 29th and he STILL has 14 of his once-per-day Norvir and Epzicom pills left. He's done this before and he told me that his last blood-work showed that his numbers actually increased so I don't understand why that didn't scare him into being more consistent.

I'm really worried about this because I don't want him to get sicker, but I have no idea how to even approach him about this. Is there some hope here? If he straightens up his act, should his health improve? Thanks.

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* Skipping Doses chrisnxs 11/09/10 07:28 PM
. * Re: Skipping Doses lepontneuf   02/13/11 11:51 PM
. * Re: Skipping Doses bartlebyAdministrator   11/10/10 11:31 AM
. * Re: Skipping Doses Jackie__Blue   11/10/10 05:28 PM

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