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Viral Load Blippage!

Hi Mark. About five months ago my viral load jumped from undetectable to viral load 300 / cd4 375, then the next month viral load 400 / cd4 450, and then two months later viral load 530 / cd4 407. From that test five months ago I switched from...
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
YOur consistent trend in detectable viral load indicates to me that you might have begun to fail on that regimen. Adding norvir would have been the logical first step. I am not clear as to what your viral load result was after switching to... Read more »

KS - Triple Drug Treatment

...with just one healthy kidney. And with jaundice reaction to reyataz, is this triple drug... Read more »

GERD reaction

I experience GERD to the point of heart and throat palpations real severe.I have been taking Nexium... Read more »
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FAQs About Reyataz (Atazanavir) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Starting Treatment | Switching Treatment | Side Effects | Drug Interactions | Food, Alcohol and Reyataz Starting Treatment I'm about to start meds. My doctor recommended I start with Truvada (tenofovir/FTC), Norvir (ritonavir) Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New Pediatric Dosing Recommendations for Reyataz Capsules, Patients Ages 6 to 18 Years Old

...daily with food not to exceed REYATAZ 300 mg and ritonavir 100 mg. c Ritonavir capsule or liquid. In section 6 Adverse Reactions subsection 6.2 Clinical Trial Experience in Pediatric Patients was added and includes the following... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Chemistry Panel

...High levels can indicate liver disease but might also be caused by the antiviral drugs indinavir (Crixivan) and atazanavir (Reyataz). Alkaline Phosphatase . High levels can indicate liver or bone disease. GGT (gamma glutamyl transpeptidase)... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Intelence

...cold) (11%). Last year, the warning on the drug label was strengthened to include reports of hypersensitivity (allergic-like) reactions, which sometimes occur with hepatic (liver) failure, and fatality due to Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, erythema... Read more »
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Epzicom + Reyataz?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi. I have just been diagnosed with a CD4 count of 11, and a viral load of 820,000. I may start teatment with Epzicom + Reyataz and I wanted to know if anybody else had started with this regimen, or is currently on it, and what they thought of... Read more »

Reyataz,Norvir, Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom].

Posted by Mondo
...Is there anyone here at the forum taking the following cocktail? I'm taking Reyataz[atazanavir], Norvir [ritonavir] and Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom]. I would be interested to know how you are going with it and Read more »

What to start with?!

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...start with? In my stiuation, I hear conflicting stories - some say start with Truvada/Sustiva, some say commence with Truvada/Reyataz/Norvir, as I gather these are the 2 easiest options to take? Has anyone else been in my situation? If so, what... Read more »

Back on Meds--Almost

Posted by Blixer, 6 Replies
...two options. Replace the abacavir with Videx and leave everything else the same or also drop the Sustiva and go to a Boosted Reyataz. I choose to give the Sustiva another chance. So for my second combo, I'll be on Sustiva, Epivir, and Videx;... Read more »