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Getting A Prescription For Lopinavir/Ritonavir

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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Kaletra (Lopinavir/Ritonavir)

...disappear with continued use of the medicine. Less serious side effects of this medicine include diarrhea, headache, nausea. Drug and Food Interactions A doctor should be notified of any other medications being taken, including prescription, nonprescription (over-the-counter), or herbal medications. --> Clinical Trials Click here to search ClinicalTrials.gov for trials that use Lopinavir/ritonavir. Manufacturer Information ...
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treatment for side effects of tenofavir|+3TC and lopinavir with ritonavir

Dear dr.I was recently started 2nd line medication from indian govt.Started on 24/10/2010. i had severe side effects like nausea, vomiting,diarrohea because of lopinavir.here doctors stopped medication for 3 days and given the medication for...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Stomach side effects from lopinavir/ritonavir (Kaletra in US) are common particularly when starting meds. Often a variety of nausea or diarrhea meds need to be tried. Taking the meds with a meal and calcium supplements helps some patients. I would... Read more »

LAMIVUDINA/ZIDOBUDINA/LOPINAVIR-RITONAVIR

Hola Dortor Steve. Saludos Cordiales...Sabe he escrito muchas veces a este foro pero nunca me han contestado, bueno creo que es cuestion de suerte espero y Dios me otorge algo de su valioso tiempo. De antemano gracias.El dia 08-diciembre sali con...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
Hola amigo,Es una combinacin muy razonable, pero no se sabe "si es buena y si funciona" hasta que se la pone a prueba. Si ya no empezaras esta terapia, el primer paso de esta "prueba" debera ser hacerte los exmenes de resistencia a los medicamentos.... Read more »

Kaletra v Reyataz + RVR

If you have private coverage, I thought all PIs were generally tiered the same and thus have tier 2 copays (1 would be generic and 3 would be not covered or % copay). Is it common for an insurer to punish the patient for their doctor perscribing...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...are the only ones recommended in current treatment guidelines. Lopinavir/ritonavir (Kaletra) is a combination pill, hence one prescription (and copayment); other boosted PIs require a separate prescription for the ritonavir (Norvir). Current US... Read more »

Response to New Kaletra

I'm responding to the person who, on April 1, 2006 was having problems with 'loose bowels' after switching to the new kaletra pills. I too had the problem, but neither the question writer or Dr. Young mentioned frequency/number of pills taken. ...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...twice daily-- this is not the recommended dose of the medication. I'd double check with your doctor if this was the intended prescription. BY Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Lopinavir + Ritonavir (Kaletra)

...ritonavir, another protease inhibitor. See Fact Sheet 442 for more information on ritonavir. Kaletra® is a combination of lopinavir and ritonavir in the same tablet. In developing countries, Kaletra is sold as Aluvia. Generic versions have... Read more »
infoSIDA

Lopinavir/Ritonavir (Kaletra)

Brand Name: Kaletra Clase de medicamento: Inhibidor de la proteasa El lopinavir/ritonavir, tambiĆ©n conocido como Kaletra, es un tipo de medicamento antirretroviral llamado inhibidor de la proteasa (PI). Los PI obran mediante... Read more »
The Well Project

Diarrhea

...your diarrhea is caused by taking antibiotics, but they can work for other types of diarrhea, too. Both over-the-counter and prescription drugs are available to treat diarrhea, depending on the cause. Talk to your doctor about what's right for... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Selzentry (Maraviroc, Celsentri)

...require different doses of maraviroc to be used.A doctor should be notified of any other medications being taken, including prescription, nonprescription (over-the-counter), or herbal medications. Clinical Trials Click here to search... Read more »
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New Drug - TMC114

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...years, they are concerned that TMC114 may continue a trend toward drug prices that fewer and fewer people can afford -- or that prescription drug plans, like AIDS Drug Assistance Programs or the new Medicare Part D, may be unwilling or unable to... Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
I tested positive 3 days before Christmas and I think I am still numb to the fact. I haven't told any friends or family because I really don't know how and most are judgemental and I'm sure will walk away. But I guess if they do, then I didn't need... Read more »

"Prescription coupon".

Posted by raymondadams, 1 Reply
Text TXTCPN to 386266 to get a pharmaceutical coupon sent to you that works at CVS and Wal-mart. Read more »

I tested Positive, My boyfriend didnt, False positive?

Posted by ruraltgwoman, 1 Reply
I tested positive for HIV on 12/10. My boyfriend just got his results back today 12/21. His results came back negative. We have been having unprotected sex for the last 4 years and have been together for 5. I have only been wih him during that... Read more »