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Can Kaletra And Epzicom Be Taken Together

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Kaletra / Epzicom - Would like holiday from Epzicom

My CD4 hovers around 400. Viral load undetectable for three years. Take Kaletra and Epzicom, no other medications. Experiencing some fatigue for a couple of years now. I know one common side effect of Epzicom can be fatigue. Would like to take a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Fatigue is not that common with Epzicom compared to other drugs and is common in general population so hard to pin down if Epzicom is primary cause. Switch to alterantive Read more »

Epzicom + Kaletra

I am 37 y/o male CD4 569, VL undetectable. Have been taking Kaletra/truvada for aprox 5 years never... Read more »

Switching from Trizivir/Kaletra to Epzicom/Kaletra

I had been on the first combo for 3+ years but started to noticed real fat loss in buttocks, legs... Read more »
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The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About Epzicom (Abacavir/3TC, Kivexa) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...from my old regimen. I've read that Epzicom is no longer considered a "preferable" treatment. What should I do? I've been on Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir) and Epzicom for a year and a half now. Because I also have hepatitis B, my doctor... Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About Kaletra (Lopinavir/Ritonavir) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...two months. Is this good or should I have reached an undetectable level by now? A few months ago, my husband started taking Epzicom (abacavir/3TC, Kivexa) and Kaletra. However, I'm frustrated by how slow his progress has been. His viral load... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

...adverse events, including neuropathy. See tips. Viread decreases the concentration levels of Reyataz. In addition, Reyataz and Kaletra increase Viread concentrations. The reason for these interactions is unknown. The FDA suggests that patients... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...effectiveness or more side effects. Alternativeregimens include: NNRTI-based regimens Sustiva (efavirenz) and Epzicom (abacavir + lamivudine) or Combivir Viramune (nevirapine) and Combivir ... Read more »
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New to Epzicom...Help with side-effects

Posted by Keoki, 1 Reply
...Anybody out there on Intellence and Epzicom? I'm new to Epzicom. I had to stop Truvada, because of kidney function issues. I'm having a bit of a hard time adjusting to Read more »

26 years AIDS survior

Posted by AaronK, 3 Replies
...i started taking pills. i dont remember which order i took the meds but i remember taking all these. NRTI :Combivir, epivir, epzicom, retrovir, truvada, videx, viread, zerit, ziagen, sustiva and i dont think i took any off the other of not on the... Read more »

Reyataz,Norvir, Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom].

Posted by Mondo
...here at the forum taking the following cocktail? I'm taking Reyataz[atazanavir], Norvir [ritonavir] and Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom]. I would be interested to know how you are going with it and any problems or side effects that you may have. ... Read more »

CRAP! - Labs...

Posted by Survivor, 7 Replies
...<50 30% 3/17 cd4 350 / vl <50 31% 4/24 cd4 329 / vl <50 29% 6/05 Next checkup July 14th Kaletra/Truvada vs Kaletra/Epzicom Read more »