Epivir Side Effects
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineSwitching to Sustiva "saves" the protease class for later use and can be a part of a long-term treatment plan. Your current regimen still can cause fat problems (all 3 meds) and generally the fat pads haven't gotten better on your... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThe side effects you attribute to the Epivir would be unusual for Epivir to cause. Emtriva is quite similar to Epivir and there is little data available about what happens when one substitutes FTC for 3TC in the setting of possible 3TC side... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineEpivir and Retrovir (? if that is what you mean) are often used for HIV prevention (often in the combined pill Combivir). Since those 2 drugs alone are clearly less potent and more prone to both resistance and failure then most 3 drugs regimens... Read more »
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Posted by TimInAtlanta, 3 RepliesI started the viracept/videx/epivir combo about 2 months ago. Has anyone had any side effects related to memory / thinking / vision with it?
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesI have just stated taking Epivir and have noticed that my hair (on my head) is coming out slowly. I have read that hair loss is a rare side effect. My doctor told me that a patient of hers had the same effect and used garlic shampoo which stopped... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesI'm new to this message board. I've been taking a four drug cocktail consisting of Zerit, Epivir, Norvir, and Fortovase for one year now. At first I was apprehensive about taking them, because of horror stories I heard about AIDS drugs. I have not... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesThis question originally showed up in another area but received little response so I'm hoping those of you visiting this site will be better at sharing your information.
I'm looking for info on side effects of medication. What are you experiencing,... Read more »
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