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Does Dapsone Interact With HIV Meds

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drug interactions

I am currently on truvada+prezista+norvir+dapsone and acquired an upper respiratory infection. the dr perscribed a methylprednisone dospak. will these steroids reduce or eliminate the effect of the hiv meds?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello and thanks for your post.There shouldn't be any problems with the dose pack and your HIV medicines. Get well soon.BY Read more »

Expiratioin of Dapsone

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Dapsone & Septrin

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Videx EC

...empty stomach one hour before or two hours after protease inhibitors, Tagamet (cimetidine), ketoconazole, itraconazole, and dapsone, and one hour apart from Rescriptor, while Videx EC can be taken with them, but still on an empty stomach. With... Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

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GINSENG and other antioident

Posted by AaronK, 2 Replies
...I dont wanna mix meds but can red panax ginseng be mixed with norvir, truvada and presita, dapsone? ... i heard that it makes people on antidepression Read more »

Not good test results...

Posted by BeerMe30, 2 Replies
...for error. Hopefully my HIV doesn't become resistant to the meds. I am taking Truvada, Intelence, Norvir and Prezista plus Dapsone. I need to go back for a blood draw to see if I am able to take a new medication available. If it weren't for... Read more »

Cost of Meds

Posted by Doyle, 6 Replies
...Just curious as to how much Hiv meds cost. I get mine free but was curious as to where i could find a list of the meds and the price of them. Read more »

need some help

Posted by bstnguy25, 2 Replies
...viral load is about 1.492 and CD 4 around 34 % of CD 3 and 349 uL is that a good number? anyone of you think i should start on meds? the doctor assistant told me that i shouldnt be on med since my viral load is 1.492. I need a better... Read more »