Can I Drink Alcohol With Combivir And Viramune
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Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your post.All treatment regimens carry the risk of toxicities-- the trick is avoid them when starting and to monitor for toxicities throughout the course of treatment. Persons who take nevirapine, especially those who start with higher... Read more »
The Cutting EdgeYou are right that the primary concern is an additive toxic effect on the liver or pancreas. Diet recommendations are generally based on studies that looked at drug levels and "area under the curve" for drug effectiveness using meals and... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolWhile what you mention was a theoretical worry, the clinical studies of this approach have been very reassuring that it works. Even if we beat up on just one enzyme - it can be enough. And durable. And successful. And indeed, regular pill taking... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastIt should be very effective long-term. Our medical team has several patients that have been on this combination for more than 5 years with no signs of toxicity or viral breakthrough. There have been no long term comparative trials of... Read more »
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Posted by Augustus, 1 ReplyI am on about day 45 of this regimen, my first. Reached undetectable under 30 days, will see doc again on September 7, 6 days away. I have to do labs prior to going, and I gave in to temptation and had two glasses of wine the past three days.
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesI am so worried about being impatient about everthing! I drink alcohol daily and take sustiva and combivir.
Will alcohol and also zoloft for depression interact with the alcohol??? I work the afternoon shift and find it hard to get out of bed. HELP! Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyCould it possible that alcohol drinking is like PEP? Could it delay seroconversion to drink beers every night? If so, should HIV+ people drink beers until the virus is dead in their bodies? Maybe I have the cure for HIV? BEERS DRINKING? Thank you... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 5 RepliesI am so depressed and am drinking large amounts of alcohol. I am at wits end and also have severe back pain.
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