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An Overview of Lexiva (Fosamprenavir, Telzir)

... FOS-am-pren-a-veer Brand Name: Lexiva Other Name(s): Fosamprenavir calcium, GW 433908, GW433908, Telzir, VX 175, f-APV Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Fosamprenavir, also known as Lexiva, is a type of medicine called a protease inhibitor (PI). PIs work by blocking
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diovan y altace con tratamiento de sustiva ziagen and lexiva no tendre compliaciones? son seguros pues tengo presion alta despues de adquirir hiv

estimado dr steven nartrrstad gracias anticipadas es used muy humano es seguro para mi tratamiento tomar diovan y altace con tratamiento de hiv de lexiva sustiva y ziagen ademas de lipitor 10mg y zetia 10 mg para colesterol. tomo diovan 80 mg bid y...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
...Hola,Hay una interaccin entre Lexiva y Lipitor -- el primero tiende a aumentar la concentracin en sangre del segundo. Por eso, se recomienda una dosis de Lipitor Read more »

Lexiva, Intelence & Isentress

I'm a 37yr old woman and my doctor recently changed my HAART to Lexiva, Intelence & Isentress. I've been taking them now for about 3 months. I'd noticed shortly after I started taking them that my mouth & lips felt "numb." At first, I didn't...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I have no experience with Lexiva and etravirine which is a combination with possible negative drug interactions so that combination is usually not recommended. Read more »

Right Meds?

I just got back from the doc with my first prescription ever. Truvada/lexiva/norvir. I am co-infected with hep c and my wife and i are going to try and have a baby soon ve sperm washing. With all that to consider, is This combo a good one to...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...combined with other medication, have been found to potently suppress the amount of virus in the blood while being well tolerated. Lexiva (fos-amprenavir) is a protease inhibitor that is typically 'boosted' with Norvir (ritonavir). Norvir... Read more »

what is HIV PROTEASE INHIBITORS.

In taking hydroxyzine pam 25 mg,it states if you are on HIV Protease inhibitors, not to use. What is HIV Protease inhibitors?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...HIV protease inhibitors are a family of HIV drugs (such as Kaletra, Viracept, Lexiva, Reyataz) used chronically for the treatment of HIV/AIDS. Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FDA: HIV Drug Lexiva Label to Warn of Cholesterol Increases

... GlaxoSmithKline PLC has written to doctors regarding label changes in its HIV drug Lexiva. The letter, which the Food and Drug Administration posted on its Web site Thursday, warns of increases in cholesterol levels Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

The FDA Has Just Approved Lexiva, a New Anti-HIV Medication

...The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved, on October 20, 2003, Lexiva (Fosamprenavir calcium), manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline and Vertex Pharmaceuticals. Lexiva is a prodrug of amprenavir, a protease Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Lexiva

... Common Name: fos-amprenavir calcium Brand name: Lexiva Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: For people on a PI for the first time: two 700 mg tablets with Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fosamprenavir (Telzir, Lexiva)

...Other Drugs? What Is Fosamprenavir? Fosamprenavir is a drug used for antiretroviral therapy (ART). It is also called Lexiva TM . In some countries, it is called Telzir. It is manufactured by ViiV Healthcare. Fosamprenavir is a pro-drug.... Read more »
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Excess Medication

Posted by hott4fun, 1 Reply
...I have excess medication such as Lexiva, Epzicom, Metformin, Lipitor, and Tricor. I wonder what I can do with it? Sell it? Give it away? or Throw it away. Its all unopened Read more »

Excess Medication

Posted by hott4fun, 2 Replies
...I have excess medication such as Lexiva, Epzicom, Metformin, Lipitor, and Tricor. I wonder what I can do with it? Sell it? Give it away? or Throw it away. Its all unopened Read more »

almost undetectible

Posted by dmak, 2 Replies
...I was diagnosed with AIDS last October. I had a T-Cell count of 88 and viral load of 204,000. Atfter 6 months on Lexiva / Truvada / Norvir regimen my T-Cells are 420 and my viral load is 79. I'm hoping to make it to undetectible by my 9 month... Read more »

Skipping Doses

Posted by chrisnxs, 2 Replies
...meds pretty easily. I discovered today that he's skipping doses..big time. He got his prescriptions of Norvir, Epzicom, and Lexiva filled on September 29th and he STILL has 14 of his once-per-day Norvir and Epzicom pills left. He's done this... Read more »