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Isentress

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Isentress Vs Kaletra

...Please, may you list known side effects of Isentress?I'm going to start therapy and I need to make a choice between Isentress and Kaltera. May help me in the evaluation?I've read... a study about the chance of switching to Isentress after first...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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...first-line PI (at least here in the US) that's been replaced in most cases with other, better tolerated and perhaps more potent PIs. Isentress is the first of the HIV integrase inhibitors; while not directly compared in head-to-head studies with... Read more »

Isentress/truvada combo

...I started treatment 2 days ago. I started with an isentress pill by itself then 12 hours later... Read more »

Isentress: how close to every 12 hours?

...thank you for your time. I appreciate it. I'm on Isentress and Truvada and am doing fine. I... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Merck's HIV Drug Isentress Fails Once-a-Day Study

... Taking the HIV drug Isentress once a day is not as effective as the standard twice-daily regimen, reported drug manufacturer Merck & Co. Based on these initial... results, Merck is suspending the Phase III trial of once-daily dosing. Isentress... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Isentress

... Common Name: raltegravir (formerly MK-0518) Brand Name: Isentress Class: HIV integrase inhibitor (also called integrase strand transfer inhibitor or INSTI) Standard dose: One 400 mg...your next dose. Do not double up on your... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Isentress (Raltegravir, MK-0518)

... ral-TEG-ra-vir --> Brand Name: Isentress Other Name(s): MK-0518, MK0158, RAL Drug Class: Integrase Inhibitors Raltegravir, also known as Isentress and MK-0518,... Clinical Trials Click here to search ClinicalTrials.gov... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Raltegravir (Isentress)

...What Are the Side Effects? How Does it React With Other Drugs? The Bottom Line What Is Raltegravir? Raltegravir (Isentress) is a drug used for antiviral therapy against HIV. It was formerly known as MK-0518. It is manufactured by... Read more »
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isentress and truvada

Posted by anfan4, 1 Reply
...im been on isentress and truvada for month and half and notice increased in blood pressure and any else had this problem. Will isentress cause this Read more »

Isentress Drug - Side Effects?? HELP

Posted by design36, 1 Reply
...I have been taking Isentress for about a month...Adnormal dreams, Insomnia, Excessive fatique have been side effects and seem to be ones for a lot of people. Read more »

Isentress & Side Effects

Posted by design36, 3 Replies
...I have been taking Isentress for about a month...Adnormal dreams, Insomnia, Excessive fatique have been side effects and seem to be ones for a lot of people. Read more »

Itchy bumps on face--On Isentress,Prezista,Norvir

Posted by llee, 1 Reply
...Hi all, my doctor put me on a combo of Isentress,Prezista,Norvir in June. Soon after I started I got itchy bumps all over my face, and also on my neck and upper chest and upper Read more »