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Do Epzicom Lexiva And Norvir Work Well Together

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Unbearable Headache - 4+ weeks...

Hi, I am really having a rough time. I have been POZ since 2005, and taking meds for the past 2 years. Started on Atripla, but had intermittent headaches and fatigue. Doc switched me to Epzicom/Lexiva/Norvir. Worked well, but had diarhea...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Any rash or blisters in the involved regions (early shingles can present with symptoms as you describe). Otherwise no easy answers likely. Your current HIV regimen has not been at all linked to localized neuropathy as you describe. Is their a family... Read more »

night swaets

I am almost 24 years old and have been HIV+ for about for years. I have been on the same medication... Read more »

Is changing OK?

I have been on Lexiva, Truvada and Norvir for nearly 3 years. This treatment has worked fine... Read more »
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FAQs About Epzicom (Abacavir/3TC, Kivexa) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...regimen? Switching Treatment I have been undetectable and doing well on Reyataz (atazanavir), Truvada (tenofovir/FTC) and Norvir (ritonavir) for four years now. Because my latest urinalysis showed some type of elevated protein in my... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...(saquinavir) and low-dose Norvir and Truvada Kaletra once or twice daily and Epzicom or Combivir or Truvada Lexiva (fosamprenavir) and low-dose Norvir (once or twice daily) andEpzicom or Combivir or Truvada ... Read more »
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Pick a Card, Pick a Plan

...provider. Call toll-free 1-800-556-8317 or visit www.kaletra.com for more information. (As this issue went to press, plans for a Norvir co-pay program were announced.) Boehringer Ingelheim: Viramune Co-Pay Savings Card -- Covers Viramune;... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drugs and the HIV Lifecycle

... Crixivan (indinavir) Invirase (saquinavir) Kaletra (lopinavir plus ritonavir) Lexiva (fosamprenavir) Norvir (ritonavir) Prezista (darunavir or TMC-114) Reyataz... Read more »
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Skipping Doses

Posted by chrisnxs, 2 Replies
...where he can get his meds pretty easily. I discovered today that he's skipping doses..big time. He got his prescriptions of Norvir, Epzicom, and Lexiva filled on September 29th and he STILL has 14 of his once-per-day Norvir and Epzicom pills... Read more »

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

Posted by Mondo
...Is there anyone 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 Read more »

Thanks for your support and any more advice?

Posted by motherinlaw, 3 Replies
...hospital. His frustration is partly based on the fact that he can not convince her to do anything and short of staying home from work (which they can certainly not afford) he cannot be there to monitor her meds. I don't know where this will lead,... Read more »

Working Out

Posted by dreamdzign, 7 Replies
...to start slow and build up. But what should I start with? I've been so tired for so long that I do nothing but get up, go to work, come home and lay in bed again. I barely have had energy to keep up with household chores. I'm not overweight (I... Read more »