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Lopinavir + Ritonavir (Kaletra)

...schedule, and not to skip or reduce doses. How Is It Taken? A film-coated tablet of Kaletra was approved in October 2005. The tablet replaces the original gelatin capsule version. Each tablet contains 200 milligrams (mg) of lopinavir and 50 mg of ritonavir. The normal dose is two tablets twice a day or four tablets once a day for patients whose HIV does not have significant resistance to Kaletra. In November 2007, the FDA approved a...
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megace to gain weight

i am a healthy person weighing 80 but height 6 feet so i want to use megace to gain body weight please do tell me the way to achieve my goal
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...individuals, even those with advanced cancer. It is also used to boost appetite in individuals with other cancers or HIV/AIDS.Megace us the worst drug to use for weight gain. It increases mostly fat mass, hyperglycemia, risks of blood clots and... Read more »

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 Read more »

Megace, androgel, and testosterone levels

Hello..I have been taking Megace to help bolster my appetite, but recently I read that Megace can actually lower one's testosterone level.Having been dealing with loss of libido and what seems like genital shrinkage, I am concerned about the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...That is possible. Megace often leads to weight gain that is of marginal significance. My own use of Megace these days is very minimal due to a variety Read more »
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An Overview of Megestrol Acetate (Megace)

...and does not reduce the risk of passing the virus to other people. Dosage Form/Administration Megestrol acetate comes in tablet and oral suspension form and is taken by mouth. Recommended Daily Dose xxx --> Contraindications ... Read more »
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Darunavir (Prezista)

...protease inhibitors. How Is It Taken? Darunavir is taken by mouth as a tablet. The normal adult dose is 600 milligrams (mg) taken with one 100 mg capsule of ritonavir, two times a day. The original tablets are 300 mg. However, there are also... Read more »
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Etravirine (Intelence)

...skip or reduce doses. How Is it Taken? Etravirine is taken by mouth as a tablet. The normal adult dose is 400 milligrams (mg) a day. In 2010, a 200 mg tablet was approved. Etravirine was originally available in 100 mg tablets. You will take... Read more »
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An Overview of Kaletra (Lopinavir/Ritonavir)

...food. The oral solution and capsule forms should be taken with food.Some film-coated lopinavir/ritonavir tablet contain 200 mg of lopinavir and 50 mg of ritonavir. Low dose lopinavir/ritonavir tablets contain 100mg of lopinavir and 25 mg of... Read more »
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Excessive Mastubation

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Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »

new norvir tablets

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let me say i love the difference, from the old oil pill. not just the smaller size, the sick gut issues arent bothering me as the old pill did, thank god for new research, it has made a big difference to me. just thought i would mention it, because... Read more »

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Splitting Prezista 600mg into thirds...

Posted by lovelife, 2 Replies
...I need to take Prezista 800mg. If I have only Prezista 600mg, can I brake the pill into thirds so I can take one 600mg and then add 200mg more from the splitting? Read more »