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An Overview of Megestrol Acetate (Megace)

me-JES-trole Brand Name: Megace ES, Megace Oral Suspension Other Name(s): Acetato de megestrol, Megestrol Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Megestrol acetate, also known as Megace, is a type of medicine called an... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

New 800-mg Prezista

Photo courtesy of Janssen Pharmaceuticals. The long-awaited 800-mg Prezista tablet has been approved by the FDA. Previously, people on Prezista took two 400-mg tablets once a day (with Norvir). Prezista must still be taken with Norvir and... Read more »
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Stribild Gets FDA Approval as New Single-Tablet Regimen

Stribild (formerly known as the Quad), a complete once-daily single-tablet regimen (STR), was approved by the FDA in August. Stribild joins Atripla and Complera as a complete HIV regimen in one pill , each taken once daily. The FDA based approval... Read more »
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Cost of megace treatment

Which are cheaper Megace tablets or oral suspension?...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
I would guess that you would get more milligrams per dollar in the suspension, but you would have to ask your pharmacist what his/her cost is. Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.... Read more »

Megace treatment

I have been offered to start treatment with Megace. I have now read the side effects and I was not happy. Apart from the rest of steroid treatments it also warned of impotence. Could you recommend any other medicine preferably tablets. I do want to...
Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

Response from Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

The Cutting Edge
If megestrol acetate (Megace) has been recommended to you, it is likely that you need to gain weight. The type of weight that is gained at therapeutic doses of megestrol acetate therapy is heavily weighted toward fat. In order to choose the best... Read more »

Como debo tomar Megace

HOLA, SOY UNA PACIENTE QUE QUISIERA TOMAR MEGACE O MESTREL PARA AUMENTAR DE PESO. TENGO ENTENDIDO QUE LA DOSIS SUGERIDA PARA ANOREXIA O CAQUEXIA SON 800 mg DIARIOS Y QUIZA COMBINARLO CON OXADRIN 20 mg DIARIOS, SOLO QUE ME GUSTARIA QUE ME INDICARA...
Pablo Tebas, M.D.

Response from Pablo Tebas, M.D.

Washington University St. Louis, MO - Facultad de Medicina
La perdida de peso es un problema frecuente en los pacientes con afeccin por virus del sida. Megace es un derivado de la progesterona que est aprobado para su uso como un estimulante del apetito. La dosis ms frecuente es unos 800 miligramos al dia.... Read more »

Prezista 600mg twice a day or 800mg once a day

I was on Combivir+Sustiva 1998-2010, and switched to Truvada+Reyataz+Norvir for past 2 years due to sustiva' terrible nightmares. March's blood work show CD4=640 with undetectable VL. I need to switch to Prezista next month as Reyataz is...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.Since you don't have a history of drug resistant HIV, you can take your darunavir (Prezista) once daily- 800 mg with 100 mg ritonavir (Norvir). Prior to the availability of a 400 mg tablet, we would use 3-300 mg... Read more »
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Well, this will be six months since my diagnosis of HIV. I write this to make sure I know where I am. I am not the man I was, nor will I ever be. What really makes me shudder is that I am a better person for having gone thru... Read more »

RIPOFF "800" number

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply

That 1-800-590-2437 is the BIGGEST RIPOFF I have yet encountered; they have some jackass who says he has ten years experience in counseling but guess what? I've learned more from you guys especially BDG in the last two months that is ACCURATE... Read more »

How big is the Atripla Tablet?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I am thinking of switching to Atripla but I heard it was a big tablet. Does anyone know how it compares to Kaletra Tablets? Appreciate the advice. Read more »

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