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How Do I Get A Prescription For Crixivan

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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Crixivan (Indinavir)

...stomach pain; and trouble sleeping. Individuals should tell a doctor if these side effects continue or are bothersome. 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 Indinavir. Manufacturer Information Crixivan Merck &...
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Help with accidental needle prick protocol

I am in the Dental Hygiene program at my college and while cleaning the teeth of a patient with Hepatitic C I accidently pricked myself with an instrument. I've been to the hospital yet they are unsure of the protocol that should be followed. The...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...You should have baseline testing for hepatitis B and C. I am not certain why you were prescribed Crixivan and Combivir for HIV prevention since I do not know the details of your exposure or the patient's HIV status. Usually HIV prophylaxis Read more »

Isentress/Truvada combo switch from Epzicom/Sustiva

Long term (28yr) survivor currently on 400mg Sustiva and Epzicom. I have800-1,000 avg t cells and no viral load. Have been very sucessful on this regimen from the onset about 3 yrs now. Orig on Crixivan and viread, etc.. also with no problems. I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...with hypertension (high blood pressure). If indeed you're still having problems with high blood pressure despite being on three prescription medications for blood pressure control, I would advise you see a specialist for further evaluation and... Read more »

crixivan and kidney trouble

Dear Dr. Gallant, Thank you for providing such a wonderfully needed service. I am a 39 old PWA female, infected since1984. Five weeks ago, I had a T-cell count of 152 and viral load of 50,000. I began taking Crixivan, 3TC and d4T. I havefaithfully...
Joel Gallant, M.D.

Response from Joel Gallant, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
...culture. You didn't say whether you're better now. If you had a stone and it passed thenyou can probably continue taking your Crixivan and drinking your 1.5 - 2 quarts of water per day. If you're still having pain, it might be necessary to have... Read more »

Taking Crixivan+Zerit+Videx and supplements

Firstly, thanks for your wonderful program- it has added tremendously to my quality of life.I'm in Oklahoma, where the docs are scared sh*tless of the OSBI'd drug enforcement unit. So they will find any excuse to NOT prescribe anabolics, nor will my...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...just to make sure you are in a healthy range. Also, many people fly to see other doctors in other areas more open to anabolic prescriptions (if you need them) Read more »
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The Well Project

Pharmacokinetics

...(PI) that makes the enzymes work slower. This keeps other drugs in the body longer. So if Norvir is given with another PI, like Crixivan (indinavir), it "boosts" Crixivan. The minimum concentration (Cmin) and total exposure (AUC) of Crixivan are... Read more »
The Well Project

Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...side effects. All HIV+ people on treatment take more than one HIV drug and many take othertypes of medications as well. Some prescription, over-the-counter, andrecreational drugs, as well as complimentary therapies (such as vitamins and herbs),... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Crixivan

... Common Name: indinavir sulfate Brand Name: Crixivan Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: Rarely used by itself (two 400 mg capsules every eight hours with Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Indinavir (Crixivan)

...With Other Drugs? What Is Indinavir? Indinavir is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART). It is also called Crixivan. It is manufactured by Merck & Co. Indinavir is a protease inhibitor. These drugs prevent the protease enzyme... Read more »
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PEP Question

Posted by agny, 1 Reply
...WEll from the incident i already mentioned I went to the emergency room to get a prescription for PEP. They didn't favor the idea becasue of all the side effects. Just a question about the prescription. They gave me three: 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 »

Illegal Prescriptions

Posted by kim_b, 1 Reply
...Recently, my pharmacist has bben filling my prescriptions at a discounted price....this seems wonderful considering how expensive my HMO is regarding these meds. However, I never paid Read more »

sustiva vs crixivan

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...everyone!! I am a 36 year old man who has been HIV + for about 12 years. I have been on long term "cocktail therapy" (Crixivan /Combivir) for almost 3 years. My CD4 counts have risen from an all time low of 65 to... Read more »