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Ziagen And Hiv

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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 de no ms de 20 mg al da cuando se toma junto con Lexiva (y otros inhibidores de la... Read more »

2 Drs Conflict on meds

Greetings Good Dr! I was dx'd w HIV/HepB/HepC all w/ v. high vls. Put on Atripla + Ziagen at time... Read more »

Numb/Hot/Sore Top of Feet

I just started taking a cocktail of Ziagen, Epivir and Sustiva. I have some of the expected side... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Ziagen 300 mg Scored Tablet Facilitates Pediatric Treatment of Infection With HIV

... On December 19, FDA approved Ziagen (abacavir) 300 mg scored tablets with corresponding dosing information for pediatric patients weighing 14 kg or more using the Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Ziagen

... Common Name: abacavir sulfate Brand Name: Ziagen Class: nucleoside analogs (also called nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, NRTIs or nukes) Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Ziagen (Abacavir)

...transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). NRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Abacavir sulfate was approved by the FDA on December 17, 1998, for use with other antiretroviral... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Abacavir (Ziagen)

...the Side Effects? Hypersensitivity Reaction How Does Abacavir React With Other Drugs? What Is Abacavir? Abacavir (Ziagen) is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART). It is manufactured by ViiV Healthcare. The FDA approved... Read more »
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swithching Ziagen to Viread...fatigue

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Im 5 yrs in Ive been taking epivir,ziagen and viramune. Fatigue bacame an increasingly intolerable issue when I be gan Ziagen.(sorry, at yr. 3 I replaced d4tZerit with Read more »

ziagen

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...is the wrong forum, but the treatment forum isen't that active. I was told that they have developed a test for sensitivity to ziagen(for rechallenge purposes)and I can't find anything...Has anyone heard of this?? Read more »

Body rash

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Has anybody else experienced a slight whole body rash with HIV? My skin appears to be slightly more red and itchy now. This can be seen throughout the body. Read more »

living with hiv

Posted by micha, 2 Replies
...I HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH HIV COMING 5 YEARS AS OF MAY 14, 2002. I WAS IN A STABLE RELATIONSHIP WITH MY PARTNER OF 6 YEARS. HE WAS FIRST DIAGNOSED IN 1996. Read more »