Nelfinavir Side Effects
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Harvard Medical SchoolThere may be a benefit to using saquinavir in addition to nelfinavir, but we really don't know yet. Nelfinavir doesn't increase saquinavir levels as much asritonavir does. In the only studies being done on this combination, they're... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolNelfinavir (Viracept) is the fourth protease inhibitor to be approved by the FDA. The dose is 750 mg (three 250 mg capsules) three times daily. It should be taken with food, and does not have to be taken exactly every 8 hours. The most common... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineThe potency appears to be the same when the twice versus three times a day regimens were compared. Side effects were no different. Sorry you got me. What is Biovir? I would simplify your life and switch to the twice a day regimen and take it with... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolIf your viral load is undetectable and you decide to switch your protease inhibitor, then you don't need to switch your other drugs. That rule only applies when the regimen is failing (in other words, when you have detectable virus).You will... Read more »
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Posted by TimInAtlanta, 3 RepliesI started the viracept/videx/epivir combo about 2 months ago. Has anyone had any side effects related to memory / thinking / vision with it?
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replycan anyone share any longer term side effects of treatment with viracept(more than 2 years)I went through some very slight initial diareaha(extremely mild and resolved quickly)But lipo is setting in(pyshical as well as lipids)but I've lost 70% of... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI'm 25 I have been living with HIV since June 5th 2001. I've been taking Trizivir and Viracept for the past 4 months. The side effects have been a major pain I just hope this isn't a sign of things to come!!
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Posted by AnonymousI am currently taking epivir, zerit and viracept, but am thinking of switching to Trizivir (epivir,retrovir and ziagen in one tablet). Does anyone have any experience with Trizivir? What kind of side effects? Does it contribute to lypodistrophy less... Read more »
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