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Kaletra And Combivir Combination

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side effects of kaletra and combivir

I have been on the new drugs combivir and kaletra for about two weeks now.I wanted to know how long do the side effects usually last?Also is there anything i can take for the stomach cramps and gas?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...That combination often causes stomach complaints as you are experiencing. They usually will lessen after 2-4 weeks. There are some meds that Read more »

switching combivir to truvada

...I have been on kaletra and combivir combination for 2 years. I have undetectable viral load and... Read more »

Cabergoline and Kaletra interactions

Hello, I am on Kaletra/Combivir combination is there any interaction with cabergoline and this... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Combination Medications

...fight HIV. Year Approved * Generic Name Trade Name Also Known As: Manufacturer 2000 Lopinavir/ritonavir Kaletra, Aluvia LPV/r Abbott & generic 4. Other Combinations in Development Year Approved * ... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drugs and the HIV Lifecycle

... Table of Contents The Basics The HIV Lifecycle Approved HIV Drugs Combining HIV Drugs The Bottom Line The Basics HIV drugs cannot cure HIV but they can help you stay healthy by preventingthe Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

...adverse events, including neuropathy. See tips. Viread decreases the concentration levels of Reyataz. In addition, Reyataz and Kaletra increase Viread concentrations. The reason for these interactions is unknown. The FDA suggests that patients... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Drug Names and Manufacturers

...Bristol-Myers Squibb & generic 1995 Lamivudine Epivir 3TC ViiV Healthcare & generic 1997 Zidovudine/ lamivudine Combivir Combines AZT and 3TC ViiV Healthcare & generic 1998 Abacavir Ziagen ABC ViiV Healthcare & generic ... Read more »
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feeling insecure, scared and terrified of meds

Posted by movingon, 3 Replies
Its been 4 weeks since i got the worst phone call of my life, and i have had 2 weeks of knowing what my initial CD4 and v/l is, 284 and 98,000. How come i still feel strong ? i haven't even had a cold. I hit the gym EVERY day and have been eating... Read more »

Just Started Meds

Posted by mkejb, 2 Replies
...Anyway, after my second back-to-back round of labs, my counts are pretty dismal, so I have begun taking meds. I am on Truvada/Kaletra. My question is what should I expect as I begin? I have been on them for 4 days now and I am having some... Read more »

about to start treatment

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...scared.. about to start treatment. My dr wants to use an induction/maintenance strategy starting with an intense four-drug Kaletra (LPV/r, lopinavir/ritonavir)-based regimen along with Combivir [AZT/3TC] + Viread [tenofovir]. can you tell me... Read more »

Thanks for your support and any more advice?

Posted by motherinlaw, 3 Replies
I want to thank everyone for their support and help. I posted this in response to my own previous posting and felt it might have gotten lost in the shuffle and so am reposting. I have just spoken to my son again. He was finally able to convince... Read more »