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Can I split 100mg Norvir TABLET in half?

research suggesting that a 50mg dose of Norvir may be sufficient enough to boost your PI to necessary levels. Considering the new Norvir tablet formulation, it would be quite easy to split the 100mg tab in half to achieve ~50mg. I know taking just...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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Hello and thanks for posting.I would not recommend cutting your Norvir pills in half. The boosting doses of Norvir have been pretty carefully worked out and if you're incorrect, you'd wind up with inadequate levels of the other protease... Read more »

norvir

Can I crush my norvir tablet? Bottle says do not crush or chew. I do not like norvir... Read more »

shortage of norvir capsules?

After reading about the possible side effects of the Norvir tablet I made the decision to stick... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Safety Revisions to Norvir (Ritonavir) Tablets, Capsules and Oral Solution Labeling

On December 7, 2011, the Food and Drug Administration approved the following revisions to the Norvir (ritonavir) tablets, capsules and oral solution product labeling: The Contraindications section was updated to include toxic epidermal ... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Approves New Tablet Formulation of Norvir (Ritonavir)

On February 10, 2010, FDA approved Norvir (ritonavir) 100 mg Tablets. These tablets do not require refrigeration. Summarized below are highlights from the new Norvir Tablet package insert. Unlike the capsule formulation, Norvir tablets must be... Read more »
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Table of Contents New Norvir Tablet Doesn't Need Refrigeration New Study: Getting Meds That Work Men Sought for HIV Vaccine Study FDA Warning on Invirase Mississippi to Stop Segregating HIV-Positive Prisoners How Do Women Survive... Read more »
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New Heat-Stable Form of Norvir Approved

On February 10, 2010, the FDA approved a new heat-stable form of Norvir (ritonavir) 100mg tablets, which do not need to be refrigerated. The daily dose is 600mg taken twice a day. When used with other protease inhibitors, its dose should be reduced.... Read more »
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new norvir tablets

Posted by alive2
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 »

Norvir recall

Posted by Anonymous
The Norvir recall has me wondering, too......I was at 1000-3000
VL for a year on the stuff after being und for only 4 months on
Norvir/Saq. Then in April this year it zoomed to 76,000...down to
32,000 a month later and up in June to 62,000.... Read more »

Heat Stable Norvir

Posted by upst8man
Anyone know when heat stable norvir is coming out? It would help me and certainly many others in the world...thanks Read more »

Does Norvir have to be refrigerated?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
I'm travelling through Italy on holiday for the month of October and I have recently begun taking Norvir 100 mg once a day to boost my reyetaz levels. At home I keep the Norvir in the refrigerator to keep it from getting soft and sticking together... Read more »