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Getting A Prescription For Reyataz

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An Overview of Reyataz (Atazanavir)

...has collapsed or is not breathing, call local emergency services at 911. What other information should I know? Do not let anyone else take your medication. Ask your pharmacist any questions you have about refilling your prescription. It is important for you to keep a written list of all of the prescription and nonprescription (over-the-counter) medicines you are taking, as well as any products such as vitamins, minerals, or other dietary...
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PEP combination: Truvada, Reyataz, Norvir

Within 36 hours of a possible exposure, an on-call doctor (my reguar doctor's office was closed) put me on a starter kit of Epivir and Zidovudine. After I took one dose of a "two times daily" regimen, my regular doctor changed my prescription to...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...would usually be best to take more rather than less in the early hours. There is nothing wrong with the combo of truvada/norvir/reyataz for PEP. It is a stronger combo than the 2 drug regimen and we will often choose this type of regimen if... Read more »

Reyataz Dosage Increased

I have not been able to get a hold of my doctor yet which is why I am posting this question here.I noticed that my doctor increased my prescription for Reyataz to 400mg without even seeing me first.I was wondering what would be the reasoning behind...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your post.Atazanavir (Reyataz) is dosed 400 mg once-daily, with food if administered without ritonavir (Norvir). The dose is decreased to 300 mg once-daily Read more »

Only One Reyataz Pill A Day?

After becoming resistant to Reyataz while taking it and Truvada (but not Norvir) my physician is now prescribing Reyataz/Truvada along with Norvir. However, I swear she said I would only need to take one Reyataz per day instead of my normal two per...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Hello, and thanks for posting. The dose of Reyataz when it is used with Norvir is 300mg and there is a 300mg capsule available. So if this is the dose that was prescribed then Read more »

3 days of reyataz for Sustiva

Hi... cd4 720, 30%, undetectable from 5 months after starting treatment with sustiva/truvada 18 months ago. 100% adherence. I accidentally ran out of sustiva and my Dr. gave me a 3 day supply of Reyataz till my sustiva arrives by mail order. (my...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...onward on efavirenz (Sustiva, Stocrin) after your unplanned interruption, especially if "covered" by a few days of atazanavir (Reyataz). BY Read more »
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... Starting Treatment | Switching Treatment | Side Effects | Drug Interactions | Food, Alcohol and Reyataz Starting Treatment I'm about to start meds. My doctor recommended I start with Truvada (tenofovir/FTC), Norvir (ritonavir) Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...damage while taking PIs. In addition, HIV-positive people may have liver damage or stress on their livers caused by: Other prescription medications, over-the-counter drugs such as Tylenol (acetaminophen), repeated use of antibiotics, or... Read more »
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Reyataz

... Common Name: atazanavir sulfate Brand Name: Reyataz Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: One 300 mg capsule plus 100 mg Norvir, once daily Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Atazanavir (Reyataz)

...Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Atazanavir? Atazanavir, also called Reyataz, is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART). Atazanavir is a protease inhibitor manufactured by... Read more »
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Reyataz+Norvir+Truvada?

Posted by markman, 3 Replies
I have poz for about 4 years but have never been on meds. My cd4 has been in the 400s and last time was over 500. I feel pretty good. But my doctor has gone ahead and prescribed me the meds. I had two choices: 1. Atripla or 2.... Read more »

Norvir-Truvada-Reyataz any1 on this combo

Posted by light001, 2 Replies
hello Just went to a new DR said to go with this combo and i am wondering did it help anyone. i used to take Combivir and Crixivan and he said those are old meds no one takes them anymore there is so much better out there now...is he correct are... 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 Read more »

ecstacy

Posted by stevenmarvin, 3 Replies
Hello, I recently started taking viread and sustiva last week. Stupidly I took 2 MDMA pills tonight. Now I am affraid, should I take my meds or skip the dosage. Can anyone help. I am new to all of this.. Read more »