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Prezista Medication

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Can I take Prezista if allergic to sulfa drugs?

I am allergic to bactrim and sulfa based meds. My reaction 15 years ago placed me in the hospital with hives and blurred vision. I am needing to change meds with Prezista being recommeded due to multiple mutations. CD4 count is 509 viral load is 380...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Good question. I would usually still try the Prezista with careful monitoring. KH Read more »

Anxiety attacks and Prezista

Can Prezista provoke anxiety of panick attacks? Or exaserbate these? Read more »

combination of my hiv meds

ARE TRUVADA NORVIR AND PREZISTA A GOOD COMBINATION OF MEDICATION THAT GOES TOGETHER? Read more »
Articles
Tibotec Therapeutics

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Labeling Update for Prezista to Include 96-Week Data in HIV-1 Infected Adult Patients

...-- Tibotec Therapeutics announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a labeling update for Prezista? (darunavir) tablets to include 96-week data from the ARTEMIS and TITAN studies. Both ARTEMIS and TITAN... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Prezista

...impairment. Severe rash, while very rare, can be life-threatening. Seek medical attention immediately. You may need to stop all medications. Prezista contains a sulfa component and should be used cautiously by people with sulfa allergies. As... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Prezista (Darunavir, TMC114)

... dar-UE-na-vir Brand Name: Prezista Other Name(s): TMC 114, TMC114 Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Darunavir, also known as Prezista or TMC114, is a type of Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Approves Johnson & Johnson's Prezista for HIV-Positive People Who Have Never Taken Antiretrovirals

...to take two 400 mg tablets of Prezista with 100 mg of ritonavir twice daily, and patients who have previously taken other HIV medications are recommended to take 600 mg of Prezista twice daily. J&J will discontinue the production of a 300 mg... Read more »
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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 Read more »

Just started meds.

Posted by BeerMe30, 1 Reply
...Prezista also taking Dapsone. Anyone on this cocktail? I also need to get another blood draw to see if I can start taking a new medication. Read more »

Medication Mishaps

Posted by personpitch, 1 Reply
...morning, but in the meantime I thought I'd try here. So I picked up my medications today during my lunch hour. I take Norvir/Prezista/Truvada. The Norvir is a capsule and it's supposed to be refrigerated. I absent mindedly left them in my care... Read more »

Experience with Provigal, Issentress or Prevista?

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...go away. My Infectious disease specialist has prescribed Issentress and Prevista. Does anyone have experience taking these drugs? Thanks for your input. ScotCharles Read more »