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Splitting Prezista 600mg into thirds...

Posted by lovelife, 2 Replies
I need to take Prezista 800mg. If I have only Prezista 600mg, can I brake the pill into thirds so I can take one 600mg and then add 200mg more from the splitting?
Is this feasible? Safe? Read more »

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 »

Prezista ,truvada norvir

Posted by dayleth, 1 Reply
Alguien Esta tomando este combo? Estaba en reyataz anteriormente y me cambiaron a prezista, Si alguien Esta en este regimen Por favor cuales han sido Los resultados positivos o negativos,me dio una infeccion y temo que Sean Mis defensas bajas.... Read more »


Posted by dayleth, 2 Replies

One of meds have been changed (Prezista)

Posted by Trav, 1 Reply
This week my Prezista meds have been changed. I was taking two 400 mg pills and now I'm taking one 800 mg tablet. Has anyone else's Prezista meds changed? Read more »
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Prezista 600mg twice a day or 800mg once a day

I was on Combivir+Sustiva 1998-2010, and switched to Truvada+Reyataz+Norvir for past 2 years due to sustiva' terrible nightmares. March's blood work show CD4=640 with undetectable VL. I need to switch to Prezista next month as Reyataz is...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for posting.Since you don't have a history of drug resistant HIV, you can take your darunavir (Prezista) once daily- 800 mg with 100 mg ritonavir (Norvir). Prior to the availability of a 400 mg tablet, we would use 3-300 mg... Read more »

Triglycerides 588 and cholesterol 230 Doctor won't put me on a statin I have no liver problems Meds I am taking us Truvada 2.5 1 a day Prezista 600 mg 2 a day and Norvir 100mg 2 a day

As I have mentioned my Doctor is refusing to put me on a statin such as lipator he's saying take fish oil and lowfat diet. I don't agree with this I would very much like your opinion I am 40 years old and have been positive for about 20...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Those recommendations are usually the first approach to lowering lipids. However, if that doesn't work in a few months, you could consider staying on that regimen and adding a statin and/or a fibrate, or changing your regimen to a more lipid... Read more »

Prezista stoped making the 600mg?

Why did the company who makes Prezista stop making the q.d. dosage of 600mg?I have been taking that dose for over a year now.Recently my pharmaist told me that the company stopped making that dose.The pharmaist had to call my phsyican to change the...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
I am not aware of that. Prezista comes in 300, 400, and 600mg tablets. Current dosing is 800mg once daily: (2)400mg tabs plus 100mg ritonavir once daily; or 600mg twice daily: (1)600mg or (2)300mg tabs plus 100mg of ritonavir twice daily.... Read more »

Will changing Prezista Dosage make my viral load rise?

I am currently taking Prezista 600 mg. 2x a day, Norvir 100 mg. 2x daily, Truvada once a day and Isentress 400 mg. 2x a day.Is changing Prezista to 800 mg. once a...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello,Darunavir (Prezista) is approved to be used with both dosing strategies you've described. The once-daily is only recommended for first-line (or people without protease drug resistance).There's no reason to think that this should... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New 600-mg Tablet Strength for Prezista (Darunavir)

On February 25, 2008, FDA approved a new 600-mg tablet strength for Prezista (darunavir), manufactured by Tibotec, Inc., Yardley, PA. The new 600-mg tablet facilitates dosing by reducing pill burden. The recommended oral dose of Prezista tablets is... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Approves Once-Daily Prezista Dosing for Treatment-Experienced Adults

On December 13, 2010, FDA approved new labeling for Prezista (darunavir) to include a once daily dosing for treatment-experienced adult patients with no darunavir resistance associated substitutions. The major revisions to the package insert are... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

HIV/AIDS Update - Important information about Prezista (darunavir)

This message describes the following important changes affecting Prezista (darunavir) Traditional approval of Prezista New dosing regimen for treatment-na├»ve patients New 400 mg tablets Revised Pregnancy Category On October 21, 2008, FDA... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New 75 mg Prezista Tablet and Corresponding Pediatric Dosing Information Approved

On December 18, 2008 FDA approved new pediatric dosing recommendations for a new 75 mg Prezista (darunavir) tablet formulation for patients from 6 to less than 18 years of age. Section 1 Indications and Usage, Section 2 Dosage and Administration,... Read more »