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Maraviroc Dosages

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AIDS InfoNet

Maraviroc (Selzentry, Celsentri)

...new class of antiretroviral drugs, it seems to have almost no cross resistance with antiretroviral drugs in older classes. How Is Maraviroc Taken? Maraviroc is provided as 150 mg or 300 mg film-coated tablets. The adult dosage of maraviroc can be 150 mg, 300 mg, or 600 mg twice daily. The dosage depends on which other drugs are being used for antiretroviral therapy. The standard dose is 300 mg twice daily. The 150 mg dose is needed if...
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Overdose or normal dosage?

I have an HIV+ partner and we recently had sex and by a condom breaking I was exposed to the virus. We have been together two years and he became positive a aprox. a year prior to that. I managed to get treatment and medication about 12 hours after...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Assuming you have the 200/50 mg tablet formulation of Kaletra, the proper dosage would be two tablets taken twice daily. Truvada (200 mg of emtricitabine plus 300 mg of tenofovir disoproxil fumate) is dosed Read more »

Combivir dosage

Hi,I would like to know what will happen; I didnt complete my Combivir dosage. I only took one tablet 6am and another 6pm for 13 days. Please give me advice.
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for your post.I'm not sure if I understand your question. Combivir (AZT+3TC) is usually dosed 1 pill twice daily.I hope this helps,BY Read more »

Combivir dosage

My question is, will my body be in harm if I did not complete my monthly dosage of combivir?
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
If you have HIV infection taking all of your doses is important to try to prevent drug resistance and keep the virus under control. Taking at least 90-95% of the doses would be best.If this is for preventive treatment (PEP)...the recommended dose... Read more »

reduce dosage

i've been on truvada/kaletra for almost 2yrs -viral load undetected - have always had uncontrollable bouts of diarrhea even w/ imodium - can i cut kaletra dosage from twice daily to once or these doses out to avoid diarreah ?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Please refer your question to the HIV forum. However, let me quickly say that you should NOT cut your dosage. Talk to your provider about your side effects. There are many other choices. If you are referring to taking the same amount Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Selzentry (Maraviroc, Celsentri)

...medicine does not cure or prevent HIV infection or AIDS and does not reduce the risk of passing the virus to other people. Dosage Form/Administration Maraviroc comes in tablet form and is taken by mouth. Maraviroc may be taken with or without... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Kaletra Once-Daily Dosage for Therapy-Naive Adult Patients

...adverse reaction profile and laboratory abnormalities observed in the Kaletra once daily study were included in this section. Dosage and Administration This section was modified to include dosing instructions for therapy-naive and... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Taking Current Antiretroviral Drugs

...restrictions. Cough, fever, upper respiratory infections, rash, sore muscles, abdominal pain, and dizziness. Can be hard on the liver. Dosage depends on other medications being taken. Integrase Inhibitor Drug Daily Pills (Adults)... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Ziagen (Abacavir)

...in a single tablet called Epzicom. Abacavir, lamivudine, and zidovudine are available in a single tablet called Trizivir. Dosage Form/Administration Abacavir sulfate comes in tablet and liquid form and is taken by mouth. Recommended Daily... Read more »
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