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Reyataz Heart Symptoms

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truvada, reyataz and heart meds

My husband, just stared with truvada,reyataz and he takes lopressor,lipitor,and other heart medicines but since he stared with this meds about 2 weeks and a half ago he is been very sick with muscle pain in feet and calfs, the pain is intolerable,...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...He should be evaluated promptly for muscle damage due to elevated levels of the Lipitor than can be aggravated by the Reyataz. Also, I do not recommend using unboosted Reyatax (without ritonavir) with tenofovir (a component of the Truvada) since... Read more »

truvada, reyataz and heart meds

My husband, just stared with truvada,reyataz and he takes lopressor,lipitor,and other heart... Read more »

Boosted vs. Unboosted Reyataz

There was a study (ARIES) released at IAS 2009 which indicated that unboosted Reyataz performed as... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

Reyataz

... Common Name: atazanavir sulfate Brand Name: Reyataz Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: One 300 mg capsule plus 100 mg Norvir, once daily Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Reyataz (Atazanavir)

...the other antiretroviral medicines you are taking. If you are taking antacids, didanosine, or medicines for indigestion, heartburn, or ulcers, specific instructions on how and when to take your medications should be followed. It is important... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Atazanavir (Reyataz)

...Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Atazanavir? Atazanavir, also called Reyataz, is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART). Atazanavir is a protease inhibitor manufactured by... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Invirase

...unboosted Reyataz), there can be increased levels of cholesterol and triglycerides which may be associated with an increased risk of heart disease. Other possible side effects seen with protease inhibitors are lipodystrophy (body fat changes,... Read more »
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Reyataz+Norvir+Truvada?

Posted by markman, 3 Replies
I have poz for about 4 years but have never been on meds. My cd4 has been in the 400s and last time was over 500. I feel pretty good. But my doctor has gone ahead and prescribed me the meds. I had two choices: 1. Atripla or 2.... Read more »

Norvir-Truvada-Reyataz any1 on this combo

Posted by light001, 2 Replies
hello Just went to a new DR said to go with this combo and i am wondering did it help anyone. i used to take Combivir and Crixivan and he said those are old meds no one takes them anymore there is so much better out there now...is he correct are... 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 »

ecstacy

Posted by stevenmarvin, 3 Replies
Hello, I recently started taking viread and sustiva last week. Stupidly I took 2 MDMA pills tonight. Now I am affraid, should I take my meds or skip the dosage. Can anyone help. I am new to all of this.. Read more »