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Darunavir Dosing

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Erratic Darunavir dosing over a week

Hi Dr Young,During the past week I have experienced erratic timing of my regimen, principally because of heavy social commitments. I have been undetectable for 4 years and on my current combination of Darunavir(r) and Maraviroc for 2 1/2 years....
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.I don't think that you have anything to worry about and certainly no need to be despondent.A 36 hour period of being off on your dosing won't have any real consequences. If only for peace of mind, it makes... Read more »

Concerned with Darunavir dosage

Dear Docs, I am a hospital pharmacist who does a lot of HIV care and meds review and came across a... Read more »

re facial wasting darunavir dosage

Hi. I recently switched from atazanavir to darunavir after nausea and yellowing of the eyes. I... Read more »
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HIV i-Base

FDA Approve Pediatric Dose for Darunavir

On December 16, 2011, The Food and Drug Administration approved an oral suspension formulation of darunavir (Prezista). Darunavir is now available as a 100 mg/mL oral suspension. Additionally, the product labeling was updated to provide dosing... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Coformulated Darunavir/Cobicistat: An Alternative to Separate Ritonavir Boosting

Results from a phase I cross-over study in HIV-negative volunteers reported bioequivilence for a new fixed-dose formulation of darunavir/cobicistat compared to the two compounds dosed separately. Earlier studies have reported that 800 mg darunavir... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Prezista (Darunavir, TMC114)

dar-UE-na-vir Brand Name: Prezista Other Name(s): DRV, darunavir ethanolate Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Approved Use: Treatment of HIV Infection WARNING: Darunavir can cause serious, life-threatening side effects.... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

HIV/AIDS Update - Important information about Prezista (darunavir)

This message describes the following important changes affecting Prezista (darunavir) Traditional approval of Prezista New dosing regimen for treatment-na├»ve patients New 400 mg tablets Revised Pregnancy Category On October 21, 2008, FDA... Read more »
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HALF DOSING MY MEDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello All !! I want to tell everyone that I started taking half of the prescribed doses of my meds about 2 years ago. My T cells remain High (570) and my V load is still undetectable..
I am on viramune,ziagen and zerit. I had an uncle who died... Read more »

dosing schedule adjustment

Posted by pozartistsd, 1 Reply
hey all you experts out there! I think i may know the answer to this but would like to get some input:

I currently take my meds (Reyataz/Truvada/Norvir) once a day. I take them at 9am (with breakfast, not that you need to know that ) I would like... Read more »

Low-Dose Naltrexone

Posted by renevatio, 1 Reply
Hello all-

I am newly diagnosed, and just getting into the process of researching all about HIV and potential alternative treatments. I am a voracious reader and spend a good bit of time each day reading papers and digging up info on my new internal... Read more »

Skipping Doses

Posted by chrisnxs, 2 Replies
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... Read more »