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Can Prezista And Combivir Be Taken Together

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why would i get kaletra and prezista (?) for exposure only?

is it normal to receive a regimen of kaletra (2 tabs 2 times a day) along with what i think is prezista (big orange pill) just to reduce my chances of contracting hiv after exposure? how long would you thnk is normal for sucha regimen?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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...both would be prescribed at the same time. Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) regimens are usually made up of two NRTIs (like Combivir or Truvada) with a third medication (sometimes Kaletra, but other medications are also used).One could consider... Read more »

Switching Meds

I was on Combivir Sustiva for like 8 years then my doctor wanted me to stitch to Truvada and I have... Read more »

Why Combivir is taken for 28 day

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The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...NNRTI-based regimen Atripla (efavirenz + tenofovir + emtricitabine) PI-based regimens Prezista (darunavir) and low-dose Norvir and Truvada (tenofovir +emtricitabine) Reyataz... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

...interactions: See the drugs contained in Truvada -- Viread and Emtriva. Do not take with Emtriva, Viread, Atripla, Epivir, Epivir-HBV, Combivir, Epzicom, or Trizivir, since all or part of these medications are already in Truvada or have... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

... Norvir Patient Assistance Program 1-800-222-6885 Co-payment assistance program at www.norvir.com Prezista Brand Name:   Prezista Other Name(s): TMC-114 ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Prezista

... Common Name: darunavir (formerly TMC114) Brand Name: Prezista Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: 800 mg (two 400 mg tablets) once daily for first-time therapy or Read more »
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Splitting Prezista 600mg into thirds...

Posted by lovelife, 2 Replies
...I need to take Prezista 800mg. If I have only Prezista 600mg, can I brake the pill into thirds so I can take one 600mg and then add 200mg more from Read more »

Prezista + Norvir + Truvada

Posted by notreadyforthis, 1 Reply
...So I took my first dose of meds last night. My doctor started me on this combo: Prezista (darunavir), two 300mg tabs, plus Norvir (ritonavir), one 100mg soft gelcap, plus Truvada (emtricitabine+tenofavir) one 200mg/300mg Read more »

Itchy bumps on face--On Isentress,Prezista,Norvir

Posted by llee, 1 Reply
...Hi all, my doctor put me on a combo of Isentress,Prezista,Norvir in June. Soon after I started I got itchy bumps all over my face, and also on my neck and upper chest and upper arms. Read more »

26 years AIDS survior

Posted by AaronK, 3 Replies
...four years before, 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... Read more »