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Reaction To Crixivan

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Severe reactions to Crixivan?

Dear Dr. Gallant, I am someone who has been positive 5 years and have always treated myself holisticly. There hasn'tbeen a drug in my body for 15 years. Because of the lab numbers, my doctor & I decided I should try the AIDS drugs. Onfriday, May 30,...
Joel Gallant, M.D.

Response from Joel Gallant, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
...I haven't heard of this particular reaction as a result of Crixivan. However, many of us who use a lot of protease inhibitors are seeing flares of herpes simplex virus infections as well as others Read more »

allergic reaction sleep aid

Greetings Dr. I've taken Ambien for several years(along with many other HIV medicationss) and... Read more »

Crixivan and food

I'm a 42 year-old man on Crixivan as part of my treatment. At the very beginning, my doctor told me... Read more »
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Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...very much with drugs that use the liver, including most ARVs used to fight HIV. However, fluconazole interacts with indinavir (Crixivan), ritonavir (Norvir), and zidovudine (Retrovir, AZT). It also interacts with several other types of drugs.... Read more »
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Crixivan

... Common Name: indinavir sulfate Brand Name: Crixivan Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: Rarely used by itself (two 400 mg capsules every eight hours with Read more »
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An Overview of Crixivan (Indinavir)

... in-DIN-a-veer Brand Name: Crixivan Other Name(s): IDV, Indinavir sulfate, L-735,524, MK-639, Sulfato de indinavir Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Indinavir Read more »
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St. John's Wort (Hypericin)

...Other Therapies? There are very few studies of interactions between St. John's Wort and medications or other herbs. Some bad reactions have been reported in people who combine St. John's Wort with anti-depression medications. Do not use St.... Read more »
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Crixivan

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I am thinking of taking Crixivan. I heard it was terrible and has side effects that are bad. ANyone with expereince? Read more »

Recreational drugs

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...wondering what treatments i should avoid. i occasionally do recreational drugs such as ecstasy, ghb, and special k. what kind of reactions can be deadly? i don't want to tell my doctor about my use of these drugs-- he's very strict. Brent Read more »

ISR's w/T-20 Fuzeon suck

Posted by Scoot2Bfree, 3 Replies
...of 45 degree. Anyone else have some suggestions. Roche tech said anywhere you can "Pinch and inch". Got those man tits from Crixivan wondering if I can use sub-q fat in those ta ta's? Anyone? Read more »

sustiva vs crixivan

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...everyone!! I am a 36 year old man who has been HIV + for about 12 years. I have been on long term "cocktail therapy" (Crixivan /Combivir) for almost 3 years. My CD4 counts have risen from an all time low of 65 to... Read more »