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I Have Hiv Can I Take Indinavir

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An Overview of Crixivan (Indinavir)

...sulfate, L-735,524, MK-639, Sulfato de indinavir Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Indinavir sulfate, also known as Crixivan, is a type of medicine called a protease inhibitor (PI). PIs act by blocking protease, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Indinavir was approved by the FDA on March 13, 1996, for use with other antiretrovirals in the treatment of HIV infection in adults. This medicine...
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Indinavir sulfate

Dear Doctor,I have a question about the dose of Indinavir sulfate.According to a book about HIV/AIDs treatment (Published by POZ organization), the dose of Indinavir is 800mg three time a day and they also put a remark on the dose of this medicine...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your post.Indinavir (Crixivan) can be dosed either way-- without ritonavir (Norvir) boosting, the medication is dosed every 8 hours, fasting. Indinavir Read more »

HIV protease inhibitors

Could you tell me the spectrum of activity and the mechanism of resistance for the antimicrobial HIV protease inhibitors (Ex: Indinavir)and do they work with gram positve/gram negative bacteria. What bacteria does it work against. Or what sites I...
Eric Daar, M.D.

Response from Eric Daar, M.D.

UCLA School of Medicine
...The HIV protease inhibitor selectively blocks the protease enzyme and prevents an infected cell from producing infectious HIV. Resistance Read more »

Tome medicacion anti-hiv, puede esconder el virus?

Dr. Santana :Muchas gracias por vuestra atencion ante todo. Mi pregunta es : despues de haber tomado medicacion anti-hiv (Indinavir y 3TC Complex), por un accidente durante 8 semanas, puede una PCR cualitativa (hecha en un muy buen laboratorio) a...
Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Response from Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Universidad de Puerto Rico
Estimado Eduardo:Los anticuerpos aparecen ante una respuesta antigenica causada por un estimulo antigenico (virus). Los medicamentos en nada interfieren con la cantidad de virus si estuviese presente o con la presencia de anticuerpos.Lo que si se... Read more »

Tome medicacion anti-hiv, puede esconder el virus?

Dr. Steve :Muchas gracias por vuestra atencion ante todo. Mi pregunta es : despues de haber tomado medicacion anti-hiv (Indinavir y 3TC Complex), por un accidente durante 8 semanas, puede una PCR cualitativa (hecha en un muy buen laboratorio) a los...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
Querido Eduardo de Buenos Aires,Te doy el dato ms importante: Eres VIH negativo! Despus de tomar la profilaxis postexposicin (PEP, en sus siglas en ingls), el examen para descartar una infeccin por VIH es el ELISA. Tu resultado negativo a los seis... Read more »
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I-57: Treatment of Primary HIV Infection with Zidovudine, Lamivudine and Indinavir: A Case-Control Study

...host genome). Berrey and colleagues presented data comparing the virologic and clinical course of 70 patients with primary HIV infection who were evaluated within 90 days of symptom onset. As this study included individuals evaluated between... Read more »
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Late Breaker No. LB15: Randomized Trial of Abacavir in Combination with Indinavir and Efavirenz in HIV-Infected Patients with NRTI Experience

...placebo. Further randomization occurred for patients with CD4>50 within each ABV group so that they received Efavirenz with indinavir in one of two dose schedules (twice daily or thrice daily indinavir), and was designed to make two comparisons:... Read more »
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"Mono"-Therapy for HIV Infection Using Ritonavir-Boosted Indinavir

... Pilot Study: Ritonavir Boosted Indinavir Treatment as a Simplified Maintenance "Mono"-Therapy for HIV Infection (Poster 589) Authored by M. Hupfer, T. Wagels, C. Kahlert, D. Bueche, W. Fierz, U. Walker, P. Vernazza Click here Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Ritonavir Intensification of Indinavir in People Without Complete HIV Suppression

...copies in 53% (9/17) at week 16, and was less than 400 copies in 59% (10/17) at week 16. Thus, in people with detectable, but low HIV RNA viral loads receiving an IDV-containing regimen, intensification with RTV increased IDV trough levels, and... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Researchers Find AIDS Drugs Cause T Cell Death in Healthy, HIV Negative Patients! In the June Read more »

Am I?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...working as a consultant at Specialty Labs in Santa Monica, CA, setting up analytic routines for the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). I knew a lot about setting up analytic routines for anything with nucleic acids in it because I invented the... Read more »

does your feet and bones hurt too??

Posted by Anonymous
...Hello everyone ! I found out 1 year ago that I was HIV Positive.My t-cell was 160 and my viral load was 490,000.00.Now my t-cell is 478 and I'm undectable.I take Read more »

Esquire

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...who lives in Manhattan, became involved with the Treatment Action Group, which put him in daily touch with the cutting edge of HIV science. As each new drug was discovered, Cox was among those at the front of the line to take it. And he was among... Read more »