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Norvir Tabs

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Increased Side Effects From New Norvir Tab

I recently switched to new norvir tbs. I had some yellowing of the eyes with original norvir, but I now have noticed an increase in yellowing as well as darker urine. Has this been reported by others? Do I need to inform my doctor ASAP?...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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Hi and thanks for posting.There typically aren't any significant differences in side effect profile between the capsule (old) and tablet (new) formulations of ritonavir (NORVIR). If you have new onset jaundice (yellow skin) or icterus (yellow... Read more »

Norvir Heat Stable tabs Bad side effects

I am 2 years on a once daily regime of Truvada/Prezista plus 100mg Norvir boost. Very succesfull... Read more »


Can I crush my norvir tablet? Bottle says do not crush or chew. I do not like norvir liquid... Read more »
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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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Lexiva (Fosamprenavir)

Lexiva tablets are light pink in color with "GXLL7" imprinted on one side. Background and Description Dose Food Restrictions Storage Patient Assistance Side Effects and Toxicity Drug Interactions Additional Information Resistance and... Read more »
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Prezista + Norvir + Truvada

Posted by notreadyforthis, 1 Reply
So I took my first dose of meds last night. My doctor started me on this combo:

Prezista (darunavir), two 300mg tabs, plus
Norvir (ritonavir), one 100mg soft gelcap, plus
Truvada (emtricitabine+tenofavir) one 200mg/300mg respectively.

I take this combo... 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 »