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Pravastatin And Aids

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Extreme fatigue from Diovan?

Dear Dr H-I am currently taking Kaletra/Truvada as well as pravastatin 20mg , acyclovir, flomax and diovan. I started the diovan about a year ago for high blood pressure causing kidney problems and since then I have no energy at all. On diovan my...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Fatigue and dizziness can be due to the valsartan in Diovan as well as to excessively low blood pressure due to too effective response to the meds. There are likely many alternative BP meds that may be appropriate depending on many individual... Read more »

What is creatinine Kinase?

I have a problem with cholesterol. I'm currently on Kivexa, Atazavir, Ritonavir, +aciclover... Read more »

Triglycerides

I have known that I am HIV positive for 14 yrs, started meds in January 1996. Currently on AZT,... Read more »
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National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors

Merck and The ADAP Crisis Task Force Announce Key Initiatives to Help Provide Funding Relief to AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs) Across the U.S.

Whitehouse Station, N.J. -- Today, Merck & Co., Inc., and the ADAP CrisisTask Force (ACTF) announced a series of key initiatives to help struggling state AIDS DrugAssistance Programs (ADAPs) continue to provide people living with HIV access to... Read more »
U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration

A Clinical Guide to Supportive and Palliative Care for HIV/AIDS

Introduction Patients receiving palliative care for HIV disease have the potential for numerous drug interactions, given the complex drug regimens used to treat both early as well as advancing HIV disease. It is estimated that at any point, up to... Read more »
Project Inform

Ezetimibe Lowers Cholesterol Levels

In a poster presentation at CROI 2009 in Montreal, Canada, the AIDS Clinical Trials Group A5209 study evaluated the drug ezetimibe, when used with a common statin inhibitor (pravastatin, atorvastatin, or fluvastatin), for its ability to lower LDL... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Noticias

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Itchy skin rash from sun and meds?

Posted by DJones, 5 Replies
I have been on Fluconazole, Acyclovir and Atripla for about 6 months. I noticed problems with a terrible itchy skin rash when I was in the sun when the summer began. I have stayed out of the sun or put sun block on until last Saturday I was at a... Read more »