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Risks Of Combivir

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Risks of switching from Combivir/Stocrin to Atripla

Hi,I am a 28 yo male. i have been on Combivir/Stocrin for over 2 years. My current VL is undetectable, and CD4 is about 550. I am compliant and tolerating my current meds well. However, my cholesterols are slowly creeping up and i have noticed...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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...benefits (fewer side effects, less pills, ?lower costs).You won't necessarily be burning bridges by switching from AZT/3TC (Combivir) + efavirenz (Sustiva, Stocrin) to tenofovir/FTC/efavirenz (Atripla). Since efavirenz is common to both, the... Read more »

Combivir/Kaletra

Sirs, An HIV positive male was treated with the ARV combination of Combivir and Kaletra with... Read more »

LIPO AND COMBIVIR

HELLO, I WANT TO KNOW THAT I HEARD THAT COMBIVIR CAUSES LIPO. IS THIS TRUE? IF SO WHAT DO U SUGGEST... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

Combivir

... Combo Drug Common Name: zidovudine (AZT) and lamivudine (3TC) Brand Name: Combivir Class: fixed dose combination -- nucleoside analogs (also called nucleoside reverse transcriptase... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Combivir (AZT/3TC)

... la-MI-vyoo-deen, zye-DOE-vyoo-deen --> Brand Name: Combivir Other Name(s): Lamivudina/ zidovudina Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Combivir, is a combination Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Counterfeit Drugs: Check Combivir, Serostim, Epogen

...pharmaceutical manufacturers and the FDA havebeen warning medical professionals and patients about wronglylabeled or counterfeit drugs. Combivir: On May 10, GlaxoSmithKline announced that it hadreceived four reports of bottles labeled as... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Combivir (Zidovudine + Lamivudine)

... What Is Combivir? Who Should Take Combivir? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Combivir Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Read more »
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Combivir only for PEP?

Posted by scaredofhiv, 1 Reply
...Hi, I was prescribed Combivir for a PEP regimen as a precaution following a possible exposure. From what I can gather on the web, Combivir is typically prescribed Read more »

Anyone on Combivir having difficulty affording it

Posted by dj1979
...I have "extra" Combivir - due to a pharmacy error - PM me if you want more details. Read more »

Viracept and Combivir for 10 years?

Posted by flyboy101, 2 Replies
...I have a questions. I have been positive for 15 years. Have been on Viracept and Combivir for 10 years and my Tcells are over 1400 and non detectable virial load for 10 years. I just read Dr. Wohl's post reguarding Read more »