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Drug Interactions With Depakote And Truvada And Kaletra

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AIDS InfoNet

Drug Interactions

... What Are Drug Interactions? How Does the Body Process Drugs? How Do Drugs Interact? Why Does Food Matter? What Causes the Most Interactions With HIV Medications? What Other Drugs Need Special Attention? What About Herbal Products? The
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Creatine drug-drug interactions

HERE"S an answer from Nelson Vergel on The Bodyhttp://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Nutrition/Current/Q203301.htmlHere is the only placebo controlled study done using creatine supplementation (Jarrow brand) in HIV combined with exercise versus...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Thanks for posting that -clearly details (including specific drugs issues such as protease inhibitor and efavirenz) are scant on the subject so more research would be helpful. KH Read more »

Switching from Kaletra/Truvada to Norvir/Reyataz/Truvada

Remember my post from 6 feb? Tomorrow my gf finally switches from Kaletra to Norvir/Reyataz. The doctor said her eyes might be a little yellow sometimes. Where does this come from? What other side effects can she expect? Greetings,G. The Netherlands
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello G,Thanks for your follow up. The yellowing of the eyes that your GF's doctor refers to is a side effect of the atazanavir (Reyataz). It's usually not a big issue, not of medical significant (other than the cosmetic appearance), but occurs in... Read more »

kaletra/truvada or viramune/truvada

After 7 years of being diagnosed with HIV now my CD4 97, VL 23,000, resistance test came back negative. I'm on bactrim, no oportunistic infections ever or any other illness, all other labs within normal ranges. My doctor advised me to take...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...down to an undetectable level. A recent study comparing kaletra and efavirenz (a cousin of nevirapine) combined with drugs like truvada demonstrated that efavirenz regimens got more people to undetectable compared to kaletra; however, those on... Read more »

Truvada+Kaletra or Truvada+Viramune

Hi, I'm ready to start meds for first time and my Dr. has recommended two options for me. Truvada+Kaletra or Truvada+Viramune. I would like the option that has the least side effects and least toxic. I'm a little concerned with the possible...
Edwin DeJesus, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Edwin DeJesus, M.D., F.A.C.P.

...your CD4 are lower than 400 cells, and you are very concerned about adverse effects from the medications, starting Viramine and Truvada, with a close follow up after initiation of therapy may be a good option for you. But either of these... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

A Dose of Unintended Consequences

...Please see the drug's page for details, or refer to the manufacturer's package insert for a full comprehensive list of potential drug interactions. Also, make your pharmacist and health care providers aware of any drug that you add. Some... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Kaletra (Lopinavir/Ritonavir) Package Insert Revision Regarding Drug-Drug Interaction Information

...sildenafil-associated adverse events, including visual abnormalities, hypotension, prolonged erections and syncope. Additionally, in Section 7 Drug Interactions, Table 9 was revised to include this information and differentiate use of PDE5... Read more »
The Well Project

Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...Introduction How Drugs Are Metabolized Drugs That Slow Down Metabolism Drugs That Speed Up Metabolism Other Types of Drug Interactions Drugs and Other Substances That May Interact With HIV Medications Other Types of Drugs That... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

...dizziness, diarrhea, rash, vomiting, abdominal distension/pain, and gas. Skin discoloration may also occur. Potential drug interactions: See the drugs contained in Truvada -- Viread and Emtriva. Do not take with Emtriva, Viread,... Read more »
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isentress and truvada

Posted by anfan4, 1 Reply
...im been on isentress and truvada for month and half and notice increased in blood pressure and any else had this problem. Will isentress cause this problem. Read more »

Those taking, Raltegravir, Truvada & Atazanavir

Posted by sweetvanilla27, 1 Reply
...I am wanting to hear from anyone who have experienced taking Raltegravir, Truvada & Atazanavir and how you have got on with the meds? I first started taking meds in May this year I was put on Truvda and Read more »

Kaletra body changes..

Posted by Lovinlife, 1 Reply
...I recently started taking Kaletra. Has anybody experienced body changes on Kaletra? My doctor didn't mention anything about it but after looking on line, I see Read more »

kaletra

Posted by Lovinlife, 3 Replies
...Has anybody taken kaletra? I just started it. Am wondering what I can expect....... Read more »