Protease Inhibitor Dosing
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineI have seen no formal drug interaction studies with protease inhibitors and Aliskiren but the potential for interaction seems real.Aliskiren can cause muscle irritation in a small subset of patients. It is cleared from the body by the liver and that... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolThe most common reasons for protease inhibitor failure in my experienceare: Noncompliance: the drugs are taken erratically, with missed ordelayed doses Lack of effective combination therapy: the protease inhibitors aretaken in combination with... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolThe usual doses when combining ritonavir and saquinavir are 400 to 600 mg ofritonavir twice daily plus 400 mg of saquinavir. When you use only 200 mg ofritonavir it may be enough to help increase saquinavir levels, but it'scertainly not enough... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolThe reason for the optimism surrounding protease inhibitors is that they work very well, and the more we learn about them, the more enthusiastic we become. Data from the Vancouver conference clearly show that the protease inhibitors notonly produce... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesI have known about my HIV+ status now for 6 years, and God has blessed me with continued good health. I have accessed all the major medications, plus vitamins to help fight the disease. Once I started taking the new protease inhibitors, I started... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyCurious as to latest info. on research into bone density loss due to HAART therapy. Most research data i've seen goes back to 99 or 2000. Any new data/research into this? Also any info. on clinical trials currently under way looking into this... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI found a product for reducing glucose levels. It is called Meishan Tea. They make 4 different kinds of tea and I have people that are showing tremendous results on all 4 kinds. However, the people that are presently taking the tea do not have AIDS.... Read more »
Posted by akcolHi, my fiance is a Long Term NonProgressor - 24 years positive, co-infection HCV, with severe Hemophilia A.
This is a question for the gentlemen with Hemophilia please.
We're requesting any input about any Hemophilic PI increased unusual bleed... Read more »
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