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Ritonavir Dose

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Twice daily dosing of Crixivan without Ritonavir

Has the twice a day dosing of Crixivan (in combination with Combivir) been abandoned or is it still being studied. I am speaking of 1200mg. of Crixivan without the boost of Ritonavir.
Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Response from Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Cornell University, Weill Medical College
...the patients who took it. The ONLY acceptable and effective way to give Crixivan twice daily is in combination with Norvir (ritonavir). Read more »

Ritonavir and Dilaudid Intrathecal Pain Medication

Does Ritonavir (Norvir) reduce the pain control benefit of Dilaudid? I'm taking Norvir, Lexiva and... Read more »


hi!sorry, I dont speak english very good. But I would like to know If I extract the tablet of... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Can Low-Dose Ritonavir Help Preserve Body Shape? Atripla) also appears to have this negative effect. In these trials, efavirenz was compared to combinations of lopinavir-ritonavir (Kaletra). Both efavirenz and lopinavir-ritonavir were taken with two nucleoside analogues, AZT and 3TC... Read more »
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A Slice of Atazanavir, but Hold the Ritonavir: Switch to Unboosted Dose Still Effective After 120 Weeks, With Good Lipid Findings

... Switching from a regimen containing Reyataz (atazanavir) boosted with Norvir (ritonavir) to a regimen that cuts out the Norvir doesn't hurt the regimen's effectiveness and doesn't compromise its safety, according Read more »
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More Data on Higher-Dose Lopinavir/Ritonavir

...regarding other treatment options, may benefit from higher levels of lopinavir, which can be achieved by increasing the lopinavir/ritonavir dose. This is a safer and better-tolerated approach than increasing the ritonavir dose, which was... Read more »
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A Small Dose of Ritonavir Corrects Efavirenz and Saquinavir Interaction

... Minor Interaction Between Efavirenz and Saquinavir When Combined with Small Doses of Ritonavir in a QD Regimen (Late Breaker Poster 9) Authored by M. Kurowski, T. Sternfeld, A. Sawyer, et al. Saquinavir (SQV) levels can Read more »
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Need Ritonavir

Posted by Anonymous
...viral load has steadily increased to 780,000 and Cd4 count down to 32. After much consultation I have opted for the Saquinavir/Ritonavir cocktail and this is where I seek help. I have managed to source 10 months supply of Saquinavir and other... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I'm looking to talk with people who are currently taking ritonavir (Norvir) capsules and will be affected by the imminent change to liquid ritonavir. I'm a reporter working on Read more »

ritonavir in liquid form

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...My partner just started taking ritonavir in the liquid form and it tastes really bad. Furthermore, after taking it, he becomes very Read more »

Thanks for your support and any more advice?

Posted by motherinlaw, 3 Replies
I want to thank everyone for their support and help. I posted this in response to my own previous posting and felt it might have gotten lost in the shuffle and so am reposting. I have just spoken to my son again. He was finally able to convince... Read more »