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Indinavir Interaction With Morphine

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An Overview of Crixivan (Indinavir)

...diarrhea, nausea, or vomiting; dizziness or drowsiness; general feeling of weakness; headache; 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...
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Creatine drug-drug interactions

HERE"S an answer from Nelson Vergel on The Bodyhttp://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Nutrition/Current/Q203301.htmlHere is the only placebo controlled study done using creatine supplementation (Jarrow brand) in HIV combined with exercise versus...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Thanks for posting that -clearly details (including specific drugs issues such as protease inhibitor and efavirenz) are scant on the subject so more research would be helpful. KH Read more »

could morphine-induced IL-2 suppression be causing low CD4?

Hi! I hope that this is the right forum to submit this question. Ive been on opiates for nearly 7 years. I started on Duragesic plus fentanyl lollipops prn until the fentanyl started hitting me funny, causing a lot more exhaustion,...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...started with such a low CD4 puts you at risk for slower rate and lower extent of CD4 recovery. It's not clear to me how the morphine observation ultimately affects your medical management. It would seem to me that you have a very serious,... Read more »

Indinavir sulfate

Dear Doctor,I have a question about the dose of Indinavir sulfate.According to a book about HIV/AIDs treatment (Published by POZ organization), the dose of Indinavir is 800mg three time a day and they also put a remark on the dose of this medicine...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your post.Indinavir (Crixivan) can be dosed either way-- without ritonavir (Norvir) boosting, the medication is dosed every 8 hours, fasting. Indinavir Read more »

Delavirdine interactions with Indinavir and other antiretrovirals.

Hi Dr. Cohen!Bob Frascino spoke to a group of us in Monterey, CA last week and began for the first time to explain why I have remained undetectable for so long(4+ years) on the same five drug regimen even though my dosing schedule was not precise. ...
Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Response from Cal Cohen, M.D., M.S.

Harvard Medical School
...tiny writing are the details -- with perhaps some charts -- of many of the studies done. In addition, there are summaries of drug drug interactions on some web sites -- you can start with the company that owns delavirdine -- Agouron -- and check... Read more »
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Seattle Treatment Education Project

Methadone and HIV Medications: Drug Interactions

...unnecessary side effects. The dosages of medications (both methadone and HIV medications) can be adjusted to account for the predicted drug interactions to provide optimal therapy. For example, if the antiretrovirals (ARVs) are causing too many... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Indinavir (Crixivan)

...indinavir is 800 milligrams (mg) every 8 hours. The capsules are either 200mg or 400mg. Some people need to take 1000mg because of drug interactions in some combinations. A 333mg capsule is available for them to use. Different doses are used in... Read more »
The Well Project

Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...Introduction How Drugs Are Metabolized Drugs That Slow Down Metabolism Drugs That Speed Up Metabolism Other Types of Drug Interactions Drugs and Other Substances That May Interact With HIV Medications Other Types of Drugs That... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Drug Interactions

... What Are Drug Interactions? How Does the Body Process Drugs? How Do Drugs Interact? Why Does Food Matter? What Causes the Most Interactions Read more »
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...My doctors always prescribe me these codone pain relievers that do not work. Is there a proper way to tell the doc that only morphine works for my pain without coming off as a druggie? I just want relief. 4 teeth getting cut out tomorrow. Read more »

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