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How Do I Get A Prescription For Lamivudine

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An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...or groin; and unusually warm skin. 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), and herbal medications. Clinical Trials Click here to search ClinicalTrials.gov for trials that use Lamivudine. Manufacturer Information Epivir GlaxoSmithKline...
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lamivudine once a day ?

My friend decided to change his regime (combivir + viramune two times a day) to new meds once a day (also because of anemia and beginning of lipoatrophy after two years of combivir). We asked for Truvada + stocrin (once a day). Now he got the...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your post.Lamivudine (3TC, Epivir) can be taken 300 mg once-a-day, or 150 mg twice-a-day. You're friend's prescription for lamivudine 300 mg once Read more »

PEP Combination (day 1)

Corrections from last post:Hi there doctors,thank you once again for providing great advice about the treatments for HIV. I am currently on PEP (day 1) which consists of Viread (Tenofovir), Epivir (Lamivudine) and Zidovudine (Retrovir). I was...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...for your post and words.This is a somewhat unusual PEP regimen-- most would utilize either a 2 NRTI regimen (like zidovudine+lamivudine or tenofovir+lamivudine), rather than a triple nuke regimen.Generally, PEP regimens that include zidovudine... Read more »

please comment HBV

Dear doctor:50 yrs old male; hbs ag positive,hbs ab <3.0 miu/ml,hbe ag negative, hbe ab positive, hbv dna (pcr) 13,700 copies/ml, alt 36, and ast 22. My family doctor didn't illustrate much to me about my illness and only gave prescription...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...treatment to see how much inflammation and scarring there is. Your liver function tests are normal so your chance of responding to lamivudine is lower than a patient who has abnormal liver function tests. If there is not a lot of disease, I like... Read more »

Good Prescription?

I have been HIV positive for 1 year with no complications or resisitance. My Doctor here in thailand just prescribed me 4 pills to take every night.1 300mg Viread + 1 600mg stocrin (efavirnz) + 2 150mg Lamivudine (lamivir). Is this a good...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.This is an excellent and highly recommended first-line treatment combination. A very similar coformulated medication, Atripla is used here in the US. Generally side effects are mild, and are related to the efavirenz component... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Lamivudine (Epivir)

... What Is Lamivudine? Who Should Take Lamivudine? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Lamivudine Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Combivir (AZT/3TC)

...side effects continue or are bothersome. Drug and Food Interactions A doctor should be notified of any other medications, prescription, nonprescription (over-the-counter), or herbal medications, also being taken. Clinical Trials Click ... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Epzicom (Abacavir/3TC, Kivexa)

... a-BAK-a-veer, la-MI-vyoo-deen --> Brand Name: Epzicom Other Name(s): Abacavir sulfate/Lamivudine, Abacavir/ Lamivudina Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Epzicom is a combination of two antiretroviral Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Trizivir (AZT/3TC/Abacavir)

...nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, sore throat, shortness of breath, cough, or general ill feeling. These symptoms are listed on the prescription's warning card, which the individual should carry. If a doctor suspects an allergic reaction, the... Read more »
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"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 »

unprotected sex----ECLIA test

Posted by haohaode, 1 Reply
...4 February, i had unprotected vaginal sex with a thai sex worker for less than two minutes. within 24 hours i took Kaletra, lamivudine and zidovudine for 28 days. on 30 March(8 weeks later), this woman had ECLIA/ Roche Diagnostics test with... Read more »

ESTOY FELIZ,ESTO FUNCIONA

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
HOLA,ME LLAMO CARLOS Y VIVO EN ESPAA {ISLAS CANARIAS}. ME GUSTARIA CONOCER GENTE POSITIVA,PARA HABLAR DE NUESTRO PROBLEMA,DE LAS PASTILLAS Y DE TODO UN POCO. CUANDO ME DIJERON QUE ERA +,HACE 8 MESES NO ME LO PUDE CREER,LA VERDAD ES QUE SUFRI... Read more »