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Reaction To Viread

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Thank you for stating added risks... His doctor never told me... What are side effects to look for in Kaletra and Viread?

Hello there and as always THANK YOU SO VERY MUCH for replying. You are ALWAYS SO LOVED AND APPRECIATED FROM ME and my FAMILY!!!!! MUAH!!!!! How are you doing? Would you please let me know what to look for in the above named combo interaction please?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...sensations, dizziness, gas, headache, nausea, vomiting and weakness. Severed side effects are rare but can include allergic reactions, anxiety, bone pain and liver problems among others. Should Viread reach very high (overdose) levels in the... Read more »

macrolane

Hello, i would like to use Macrolane/Restylane, and would like to know if there could be any... Read more »

Another trial...

After failure with most of the known combinations, I'm trying Kaletra+Stocrin+Epivir+Viread. The... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Expanded Indication for Viread, to Include the Treatment of Patients 12 to Less Than 18 Years of Age

... On March 24, 2010, the FDA approved revised labeling for Viread (tenofovir disproxil fumarate) to expand the indication to include the treatment of HIV HIV infection in combination with other Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Abacavir (Ziagen)

...reaction to abacavir, do not ever start taking it again. A few allergic patients who re-started abacavir had life-threatening reactions. If you ever stopped abacavir for any reason (for example, because you ran out), talk to your health care... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Trizivir

...unexpected link was a finding that people with kidney problems were put on Ziagen in order to avoid its primary competitor, Viread, which has the potential for kidney toxicity. These individuals already have a strong risk for cardiovascular... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drugs and the HIV Lifecycle

...cell in a processcalled fusion. After fusion, HIV releases its RNA (genetic material) andenzymes (proteins that cause chemical reactions) into the CD4 cell. Reverse Transcription HIV's RNA contains the "instructions" that... Read more »
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cost of hiv

Posted by hopefulone, 8 Replies
curious...what is the cost of hiv in terms of medical treatment...i am not currently on medicine and am curious what the disease costs some of you guys on an annual basis....thanks Read more »

HIV is not for sissies

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...with HIV, I have been hospitalized three times, once with PCP, another time with an allergic reaction to Bactrim, and once with Viread related pancreatitis. I have taken AZT, epivir, zerit, DDC, DDI, sustiva, videx, viread, truvada, norvir,... Read more »

NAUSEA!!!

Posted by dj1979, 5 Replies
I posted this in the Treatment Forum, but I don't think many people check there, so I'm reposting it in Living with HIV. I started on Combivir and Sustiva on Saturday, because my CD4 had fallen to 222. I feel nauseous all the time - just kind of... Read more »

Some drug reactions, I think

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...Hey guys, long time no parlez, For two years I've been on a regimen of Norvir, Atazanavir (Reyetaz) and Truvada (Viread and Emtriva). Last July I developed tingling in my toes (parathesia) which became painful buring and shooting pains. This... Read more »