Norvir Side Effects Belly Fat
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineYour current regimen has a relatively decent record as far as fat changes in comparison to many other regimens so it may not be easy to simply switch to an alternative regimen and expect/observe improvement. Some subset of patients may be... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi Ginger,What a delight to run into patients from so many years ago (even if it is only in cyberspace). Belly fat, aka abdominal obesity or lipohypertrophy, is indeed one of the more annoying complications of being virally enhanced. Unfortunately... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineGood questions. There is not much published information on fat issues for persons taking ritonavir/atazanavir + Sustiva + Ziagen. Diet and exercise helps some patients. Growth hormone or growth hormone releasing factor are under study for reducing... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Dancer,HIV-associated fat redistribution syndrome is not yet completely understood. There are a number of factors involved in the process. The effect of various HIV drugs is still being elucidated. We do know for instance that thymidine analog... Read more »
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Posted by Jet, 2 RepliesAnybody have idea what are possible side effects of these 3 medications?I started taking them since couple of days ago and meennnn i have problems swallowing.At night my throat is in a mess,i cant swallow and swallowing becomes very difficult.
Are... Read more »
Posted by MondoIs there anyone here at the forum taking the following cocktail?
I'm taking Reyataz[atazanavir], Norvir [ritonavir] and Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom]. I would be interested to know how you are going with it and any problems or side effects that you... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesI'm starting in a study, and I just got my meds today. I'll be on Reyataz boosted with Norvir, and either Epzicom or Truvada (I won't know which).
Does anyone know if there are any advantages to taking these meds in the morning as opposed to the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI have been on Norvir/Saquinavir for 7 years. Starting to show resistance. Panicking a little, they worked for so long,
controlled side effects. Doctor wants to do labs more frequently for now but not switch, maybe add another drug.
Has anyone gone... Read more »
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