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Prezista Side Effects

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Truvada, prezista + norvir

Hi:) I am currently taking Atripla. We are considering pregnancy in the future (within a year) and my doctor switched me to Truvada and Prezista + Norvir. I am concerned about the lipo side effects I read, Presista and Norvir can have. Are there...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
My experience with risk for lipodystrophy with Norvir/Presizita + Truvada (and than in the literature) compares very favorable to risk observed with Atripla. You should be able to switch back to Atripla so you so choose after delivery-good luck with... Read more »

Facial Wasting Prezista/Norvir/Truvada vs. Atripla

Hi, let me begin by thanking you for your great work on thebody.com, you can't imagine how helpful... Read more »

prezista and isentress

My Dr. recently changed my regimen from kaletra plus truvada to prezista plus isentress. Since... Read more »
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FAQs About Prezista (Darunavir) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... General Treatment | Switching Treatment | Side Effects General Treatment Prezista's Resistance Profile Which mutations is Prezista resistant to? Response from Renslow Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV Drug Linked to Serious Liver Side Effects, Health Canada Warns

...medications as well, or had illnesses such as hepatitis B or C infection. Patients with liver problems are at greater risk of Prezista side effects, the warning says. Health Canada urges patients taking Prezista to contact their physician... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Research Lacks Women in Trials

...the trial proved difficult. Almost one-third of women dropped out of the 48-week study for reasons unrelated to Prezista's side effects, compared to just one-fourth of men. The drug was equally effective in men and women, but failure rates were... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Prezista

...month Manufacturer contact: Tibotec Therapeutics, www.prezista.com , 1 (877) REACH-TT (732-2488) Potential side effects and toxicity: Prezista may cause mild to moderate rash, but the most common side effects may include diarrhea,... Read more »
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Experience with Provigal, Issentress or Prevista?

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...reach the target level So far I notice that I am more energetic. The drug does make my heart beat faster, but I am told this side effect will go away. My Infectious disease specialist has prescribed Issentress and Prevista. Does anyone have... Read more »

Prezista with out food

Posted by personpitch, 1 Reply
...I've been on meds for exactly one week. So far I've had no major side effects, and am quite pleased. I'm on Truvada+Prezista+Norvir. Today I went out to dinner and had a big meal at about 7:30. I take Read more »

Hey folks - Bummed out and need your help!

Posted by RayZ, 3 Replies
...I have to take...and you know how it goes. Now, I will be taking INTELENCE 120, VIREAD, NORVIR and PREZISTA. The problem - side effects. After ALL these years, I have NEVER read the side-effect labels. This time I did and had a big time... Read more »

HIV is not for sissies

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...sustiva, videx, viread, truvada, norvir, atazanavir, prezista, and issentress. Many of those meds had very unpleasant side effects AZT made me nauseous and caused me to feel as if I was full of ants and sustiva gave me horrible nightmares and... Read more »