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Risks Of Zerit

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Zerit XR and lipoatrophy risk

Greetings from Poland.I've started my treatment in July last year (CD4 100, VL 9000). I am on ATV+Norvir+3TC+d4T XR. Currently, VL undetectable, CD4 250.I am ca. 30 y/o, BMI 25, triglycerid 2.6 mmol, LDL 2.2 mmol, HDL 1.10 mmol.My question: what is...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...Dear Ralf-There is no reason to believe Zerit XR will carry much less risk of fat loss than its predecessor Zerit.Watch for thinning of the arms and legs. A tell tale sign Read more »

Zerit Side Effects

I was diagnosed HIV Positive in the end of February 2006.I went to see an HIV specialist and my... Read more »

Zerit, good or bad?

Hi I am on Sustiva, Epivir, and Zerit, have been on this for just over a year and it is working... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New Labeling for Zerit Capsules and Zerit for Oral Solution

... On December 10, 2010, the FDA approved new labeling for Zerit capsules and Zerit for oral solution. The revisions to the Dosage and Administration, Warnings and Precautions, Adverse Reaction Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Zerit

... Common Name: stavudine or d4T Brand Name: Zerit Class: nucleoside analogs (also called nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, NRTIs or nukes) Standard dose: Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Zerit (Stavudine, d4T)

... STAV-yoo-deen Brand Name: Zerit Other Name(s): BMY-27857, Estavudina, d4T Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Stavudine, also known Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stavudine (Zerit)

...Stavudine Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Stavudine React With Other Drugs? What Is Stavudine? Stavudine (Zerit) is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART). It is manufactured by Bristol-Myers Squibb. The original... Read more »
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Change from Zerit to Atripla ???

Posted by AlexHappy
...and VL undedect. (43y, 230 lbs/ 6.3/ 32w/ man/ cholesterol 230 /sportiv/ top/ healthy looking / with BF since 8y) I am on Zerit/ Viread & Sustiva since about 6 years ( was before on another regimen) I am healthy happy almost no side... Read more »

ban the drug zerit...

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...I was prescribed the drug Zerit by Bristol Myers Squibb by my physcian back in June 1998 after being on the drug for 2 months I have developed Read more »

Report Side effects of Zerit and Videx

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... If you have experienced side effects, especially peripheral neuropathy, from Bristol Myers Squibb's drugs Zerit and Videx please report them to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This is done by calling the FDA's Medwatch toll free Read more »

Casting Call for Zerit Ad

Posted by donnalgrossman
...I am a New York based Casting Director and am presently casting an ad for the drug Zerit. The casting session will be held in New York on Monday, December 2nd. We are casting for 5 characters. The shoot will take place Read more »