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Kaletra And Aids

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SIDE EFFECTS OF KALETRA/TRUVADA FOR HIV/HEP B COINFECTION

HiI am currently taking Truvada (once a day in the morning) and Kaletra (two tabs twice a day - morning and night). I am co ifected with Hiv and chronic active HepB. I have serious bouts with diarrhea in the mornings and early afternoon. Then it...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...choice of Truvada is excellent for your hepatitis B infection and your HIV infection.However, it sounds like you are having Kaletra associated diarrhea. I would recommend talking to your doctor about switching your Kaletra to another medication.... Read more »

temporal wasting from Kaletra?

doctor, I think I have a bit of temporal wasting and I am scared. I dont want AIDS announced on my... Read more »

pregnancy

I am pregnant and my hcg hormone is very low and I am either due or almost due and I have had aids... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Abbott Laboratories Asks Regulators to Approve New Dose of AIDS Drug Kaletra for Children

...seeking approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and European regulators for lower-dose versions of its AIDS drug Kaletra, which is also marketed as Aluvia. The new version is expected to be suitable for pediatric use and would cost... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Therapy: Ritonavir-Boosted Reyataz Demonstrates Comparable Viral Load Reduction to Kaletra

...antiviral effect comparable to a standard-of-care protease inhibitor regimen containing the ritonavir-boosted PI lopinavir (Kaletra, Abbott Laboratories) in highly treatment-experienced HIV patients after 24 weeks of treatment. Reyataz is the... Read more »
Project Inform

Two Studies Show Kaletra and Isentress Similarly Suppress HIV, Yet Have Different Side Effects

...oral presentations at CROI 2009 in Montreal, Canada, results from two studies show that switching from a stable and effective Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir) regimen to one with the new integrase inhibitor Isentress (raltegravir) results in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Drug Kaletra Proves Effective in Five-Year Study

...In a five-year study, most patients using Abbott Laboratories' HIV drug Kaletra achieved and maintained undetectable viral levels and did not develop drug resistance. In releasing the study Monday in Chicago Read more »
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Kaletra body changes..

Posted by Lovinlife, 1 Reply
...I recently started taking Kaletra. Has anybody experienced body changes on Kaletra? My doctor didn't mention anything about it but after looking on line, I see Read more »

kaletra

Posted by Lovinlife, 3 Replies
...Has anybody taken kaletra? I just started it. Am wondering what I can expect....... Read more »

reversing lipodystrophy....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Positive since 2003 full blown aids. Was on Kaletra and combivir. Reached non-detectable, and cd4 rising as expected. Into 3rd year noticing increase in truncal girth. Waist went Read more »

kaletra side effects

Posted by brendaelisa, 4 Replies
...Does anybody knows if kaletra's side effect is excesive diharrea. My cousin has hiv-type 1 and we are giving him Kaletra but it is giving him a masive diharrea Read more »