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Combivir And Viracept

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Sustiva/Combivir or Viracept/Combivir

Two questions. 1) I was on Sustiva & Combivir and tested postive for THC. I am not using any illegal contraband. SO I went off both drugs. Could the combination of these two drugs cause this?2) They want me to go on Viracept with Combivir,...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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Thank you for your questions.To answer your first question, the use of efavirenz (Sustiva, Stocrin) can occasionally cause false positive tests for marijuana. As you point out, this is not the result of the use of marijuana or other recreational... Read more »

Combivir & Viracept for 12 years, now neuropathy?

I was diagnosed 12 years ago and have been taking Combivir and Viracept since the very first day.... Read more »

Paxil / Combivir / Viracept - and Bad Reactions from this combination?

and HIV+ for 12 years. Doctor wants me to start on Combivir and Viracept. Could I still continue... Read more »
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Treatment Briefs

Nelfinavir: Twice Daily Use and New Formulation Nelfinavir (Viracept), Agouron's protease inhibitor that was initially approved at a dose of 750 mg (three 250 mg tablets) three times each day, has become easier to take. Late in 1999, the FDA... Read more »
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Nelfinavir Non-Renewal of Marketing Authorisation in the EU

The marketing authorisation for nelfinavir (Viracept) ended on 23 January 2013 and is no longer valid in the EU. 1 This was expected, as last year, manufacturers in the EU, Roche Pharmaceuticals, announced that it was not going to reapply. The... Read more »
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Cómo Manejar la Diarrea Causada por el Nelfinavir

El uso del inhibidor de la proteasa nelfinavir (Viracept) ha sido asociado comúnmente con la diarrea. Algunas clínicas comunitarias reportan que hasta el 80% de sus clientes que usan nelfinavir experimentan este efecto secundario en varios grados.... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Nelfinavir Interaction With Warfarin

On 24 February 2011, FDA updated the nelfinavir (Viracept) label to include drug-drug interaction information between nelfinavir and wafarin. Table 11 (Established and Other Potentially Significant Drug Interactions) of the Precautions section of... 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 a person's questions about... Read more »

Anyone else have an allergic reation to Viracept?

Posted by Anonymous
Anyone else have an 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... Read more »

Viracept/Epivir/Videx side effects

Posted by TimInAtlanta, 3 Replies
I started the viracept/videx/epivir combo about 2 months ago. Has anyone had any side effects related to memory / thinking / vision with it?



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Combivir and Sustiva

Posted by paman1964, 5 Replies
I have been on these 2 drugs for almost a month and a half and have not had any side affects whatsoever.
I have a doctors appointment next Tuesday to see how these meds are working so I guess i will see what my viral load is then.
I have not had any... Read more »