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How Fast Does Kaletra Work

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body changes on 3TC + Viread + Kaletra

Dear doctor,I am 27 yrs old male diagnosed poz Dec 07 (tested negative on 06) and have seen a sharp drop on my CD4 since then. It declined from 570 Jan 07 to 221 last month. I also had resistance test which indicated K103N mutation. My doctor just...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...of this nature may become available and help us select regimens. The risk of lipoatrophy is quite low with this regimen. The Kaletra seems to offer some protection from lipoatrophy, probably because it is associated with fat gain in some... Read more »

How Quickly do drugs work?

My friend in Mexico was diagnosed quite late--after a bout with p.pneunomia and karposi's sarcoma. ... Read more »

Is switching from Kaletra to Isentress wise after latest data?

Hello Dr. Bob and as always, thank you for your input. I received the following article and was... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Lopinavir + Ritonavir (Kaletra)

...taken with a small amount of 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... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Kaletra

... Common Name: lopinavir/ritonavir Brand Name: Kaletra Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: Two 200/50 mg tablets twice a day or four 200/50 mg tablets once Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Kaletra (Lopinavir/Ritonavir)

... low-PIN-a-veer, rit-ON-uh-veer Brand Name: Kaletra Other Name(s): Aluvia, LPV/RTV, LPV/r Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Lopinavir/ritonavir, also known as Kaletra, is a Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...At 3, 6, and 12 months, then annually if taking spironolactone (Aldactone) Lipid profile Intermittently Prolactin and fasting glucose Annually for three years Hormone therapy for transgender persons is highly individualized and should... Read more »
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LAB/BLOOD Work

Posted by RL9141, 4 Replies
...Today- I went for my first round of lab work before my first appointment with the specialist. The blood work was a horrible experience. 7 vials of blood- I got sick, sweaty, Read more »

26 years AIDS survior

Posted by AaronK, 3 Replies
...videx, viread, zerit, ziagen, sustiva and i dont think i took any off the other of not on the full list of NRTI. PI: Invirase, kaletra, norvir, prezista, reyataz, and vieracept. Integrase inhibitors: Isentress and the Fusion inhibitors is a IV... Read more »

Just Got The Call At Work...

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...deserve for my sins. I'm waiting for all of this to sink in and for the flood of emotions to over take me (hopefully not here at work). I know that God is with me, but I am really feeling somewhat alone. I could use some encouragement. Read more »

Work place woes

Posted by 12yrspoz, 1 Reply
...How do you deal with the stress of having HIV and co-workers that stress you even more? Read more »