Missed Dose Nevirapine
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Rocky Mountain CARESVineet-No need to worry- your wife has had exemplary adherence to her treatments. A single missed dose is not likely to cause any problems. The problem with missed doses is really one of multiple missed doses-- in these cases, there is an... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your post. Not to worry- first off, a single missed dose of medication is by no means treatment failure. Yes, with nevirapine, it's ok to take 2 tablets at once (since the drug is frequently doses as a once-daily medication... Read more »
North Shore University HospitalThanks for your question.When a dose of HIV medication is missed, the blood level of the meds will drop...they are cleared by the liver and kidneys from the blood. Most meds will work only when the amount is above the level needed to kill the... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineOccasional missed doses or change in dosing interval are usually OK so in your situation unlikely to cause significant problem. CD4 count is highly variable (even in the same person in the same day or from day to day in HIV negative persons) so the... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIt is so good to be back, I and my husband have been very busy with blood work, trying to get a head doc---long, long waiting list for that with an HMO, and just dealing with life in general. Also we went to the Northern Lights ALternatives, which... Read more »
Posted by anxietyboyWhere did u go? We miss you. We want to know how you are doing....
Oh well at least he's OK....
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