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Can I Take Viracept With Combivir

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Switching from Viracept/Combivir to Atripla

Dear Doctor,I am so very grateful for this forum to ask questions regarding my health care. I have been on HIV medications for over (10) years now. I have been taking the Viracept and Combivir combination with great sucess! I have switched...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for your post.Any decision to switch successful therapy should be a carefully thought-through process that balances the pros and cons.In your case, without any documented (or concern) for treatment failure and drug resistance, the... Read more »


Hi guys,I am taking Viracept + Combivir twice a day (morning/evening) as PEP right now. In the... Read more »

Restarting Viracept/Combivir

From 1998 to 2006, I was the Viracept/Combivir regimen with excellent lab results. I experienced... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Race, Sex and Pregnancy

...first time during their pregnancy who stopped taking their therapy immediately after delivery. Most (57.3%) used Viracept with Combivir, more than a fourth (26.7%) used Viramune with Combivir, and the rest (16%) used Kaletra with Combivir. Ten... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drugs and the HIV Lifecycle

...makedosing easier. There are five combination pills approved: Atripla (Sustiva plus Emtriva plus Viread) Combivir (Retrovir plus Epivir) Epzicom (Epivir plus Ziagen) Trizivir (Retrovir plus... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Drug Names and Manufacturers

...Bristol-Myers Squibb & generic 1995 Lamivudine Epivir 3TC ViiV Healthcare & generic 1997 Zidovudine/ lamivudine Combivir Combines AZT and 3TC ViiV Healthcare & generic 1998 Abacavir Ziagen ABC ViiV Healthcare & generic ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Pick a Card, Pick a Plan

...or call toll-free 1-866-961-7169 . ViiV Healthcare: MySupportCard -- All former GSK and Pfizer HIV drugs are covered (Combivir, Epivir, Epzicom, Lexiva, Rescriptor, Retrovir, Selzentry, Trizivir, Viracept, and Ziagen). This is still the... Read more »
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Viracept and Combivir for 10 years?

Posted by flyboy101, 2 Replies
...I have a questions. I have been positive for 15 years. Have been on Viracept and Combivir for 10 years and my Tcells are over 1400 and non detectable virial load for 10 years. I just read Dr. Wohl's post reguarding Read more »

Positive denial

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...mind. I finally decided to go to a doctor - not because I was sick, but to get my viral load taken. I've been on combivar and viracept for the past eight months, taking a total of 12 pills a day. My problem is how to swallow these bloody... Read more »

RE:how long meds work

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi pals. I was wondering if anyone on the regimen: Viracept+Combivir has any idea how good this regimen is. I want to know what's the average period of time some of you have been on these meds Read more »

STI (strat. treatment interruption)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is there anyone out there considering a STI (strategic treatment interruption)? Specifically, I am looking for someone who has similar medical history. In a nutshell, I was infected in June 1997. Finally detectable in Nov 1997. My viral load at... Read more »