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Kaletra Pep Side Effects

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Pep side effects

Hello,I recently started a 28 day pep regimen of Kaletra and Combivir after a possible exposure. I was wondering if any of the bone marrow problems or liver problems are likely to happen in 28 days? Are serious side effects likely? Also, will the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Bone and liver problems very unlikely frpm Combivir/Kaletra used for 28 days in PEP. Serious persistent side effects are very unlikely. Immune system should not be effected much at all once PEP is completed. KH Read more »

PEP LONG TERM SIDE EFFECTS

I AM ON PEP FOR 3 DAYS NOW.COMBIVIR AND KALETRA. I FEEL WEAK THIRSTY AND LOSS OF APETITE. After... Read more »

P.E.P. with Kaletra

I was occupationally exposed to the HIV virus, and my MD put my on Kaletra for 28 days. I am now... Read more »
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...information to physicians. We came up with this AIDS widget. --> --> -->Antonio E. Urbina, M.D. --> On the left side of the widget, we have an AIDS clock. In New York State, there is one new HIV transmission every one hour and 50... Read more »
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Lopinavir + Ritonavir (Kaletra)

... What Is Lopinavir? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Lopinavir? Lopinavir is a drug used as part of... Read more »
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Kaletra

...once daily for first-time therapy (no once-daily dose if taken with Sustiva or Viramune). Three tablets twice a day may be considered for treatment-experienced people or those taking it with Sustiva or Viramune. Half-strength film-coated tablet... Read more »
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An Overview of Kaletra (Lopinavir/Ritonavir)

...Contraindications Individuals should tell a doctor about any medical problems before taking this medicine. Possible Side Effects Along with its desired effects, this medicine can cause some serious unwanted effects. Individuals should tell a... Read more »
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I will get HIV?

Posted by feelalive, 1 Reply
...after many minutes after his first pre-cum. Also this days i have sore throut, (im ill-seek a litle bit), and i dont know if is side effect of PEP (i take kaletra and truvanda). Thanks in advance for an answer. With best regards, Read more »

In Pain, please help

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...here, made a mistake a month ago and had sex with a woman that I'm 100% positive had HIV. I used a condom but don't think it was effective because I failed to roll it up all the way and i had a open cut on the top of my penis, where the condom... Read more »

PEP

Posted by je5872, 2 Replies
...guy on no meds when condom broke. i immediately washed and urinated. Has anyone had this experince? do they feel the PEP was effective? Read more »

hiv prophylaxis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My partner is pos.Last week the condom broke so doc gave me kaletra+combivir to take as 'morning after pill' or prophylaxis.ok for 3 days (except terrible shits) then BANG! puking,stomach pains,sweats,fatigue(so Read more »