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Can Viramune And Combivir Be Taken Together

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Combivir & Viramune as my medication regimen?

I'm 59 y/o.. positive for 5 years...the first & only meds my doctor had me on is Combivir & Viramune...I have gained "belly fat" and can't seem to rid myself of it even though I workout and do cardio training on a regular basis. Is there a better...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...We know that AZT (part of Combivir) can decrease fat under the skin and affect mitochondria and metabolism. If your kidney function is ok, you may want to ask Read more »

Combivir and Viramune

I have been taken Combivir and Viramune for almost five years with excellent results (constant... Read more »


I am been taken Viramune/ combivir twice a day for three month no complications and doing well,... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...include: NNRTI-based regimens Sustiva (efavirenz) and Epzicom (abacavir + lamivudine) or Combivir Viramune (nevirapine) and Combivir PI-based regimens Invirase (saquinavir) and... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

... AtriplaPatient Assistance Program Co-payment assistance at 866-784-3431 1-866-290-4767 Combivir Brand Name:   Combivir Other Name(s): Retrovir plus Epivir ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


... Common Name: nevirapine Brand Name: Viramune Class: non-nucleoside analogs (also called non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, NNRTIs, or non-nukes) Standard Read more »

An Overview of Viramune (Nevirapine)

... ne-VYE-ra-peen --> Brand Name: Viramune Other Name(s): BI-RG-587, NVP, Nevirapina Drug Class: Non-nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Nevirapine, also Read more »
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Lab, med change, confusion

Posted by kaplan08, 2 Replies
...<400 and 793, with <400 being most recent; CD4 percentage range from 31% to 34%, with 33% being most recent. Taking only Viramune and Combivir -a test has recently shown resistance to viramune. Does this information warrant a stronger... Read more »


Posted by dElle, 6 Replies
Hello everyone. I just wanted to get some feedback on anyone who is taking antidepressants. I have been + for over 3 years and am taking Epzicom and Sustiva. HIV has not taken over my life and I am fairly well adjusted (numbers are great too). ... Read more »

fear of medications side effects

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
Hi all! Im one of those who just tested postive. My cd4 is 320 and as per my doctor Im on what you call "gray zone" level. Done with my baselines and all of my lab tests are negative. I may not be advise to take medications for the time being but Im... Read more »

Anyone else have an allergic reation to Viracept?

Posted by Anonymous
...allergic reaction to Virocept? I had one but I was on the medication for two weeks before it start to show. Now my doctor has me on Combivir and Viramune. The Virocept had made my liver enzyme count shoot up and they tested for anything and... Read more »