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Risks Of Indinavir

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Indinavir (Crixivan)

... What Is Indinavir? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Indinavir? Indinavir is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART).
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switching from indinavir to Lopinavir/r

I have a patient has been well controlled with Indinavr+ AZT+3TC. But now Indinavir is not available. Will it be acceptable to use Lopinavir/r with same 2 NRTIs. The patient had previous exposure to Squinavir also.
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Should not be a problem at all. Read more »

Indinavir sulfate

Dear Doctor,I have a question about the dose of Indinavir sulfate.According to a book about HIV/AIDs treatment (Published by POZ organization), the dose of Indinavir is 800mg three time a day and they also put a remark on the dose of this medicine...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your post.Indinavir (Crixivan) can be dosed either way-- without ritonavir (Norvir) boosting, the medication is dosed every 8 hours, fasting. Indinavir Read more »

indinavir combivir lamivudine in pregnancy

Dear Dr,I would like to ask a very important question.A young collegue of mine registrar in Medicine had an accident with a needle that she used to do a Mantoux to an AIDS patient. She sterted immediately indinavir, combivir and lamivudine. She was...
Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Response from Brooks Jackson, M.D.

Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
...have become pregnant while on triple drug therapy, yet there have been very few,if any reports, directly linking Combivir or Indinavir with birth defects. BJ Read more »

indinavir intensification

Hi, my partner is on crix/combivir, his first combination, and he has been undetectable (<50) for over 3 years now. However, he ignores the food restrictions and often takes his midday crix late. I've suggested that he try crix/ritonavir so he...
Rick Stryker, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Rick Stryker, M.D., M.P.H.

University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine
Nope -- I think you are probably right on the money. Your partner is risking it all by taking Crix with food and/or skipping doses. Why go through the hassle of taking meds, and possible side effects, if you don't do everything possible to get the... Read more »
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Late Breaker No. LB16: Phase III, Multicenter, Randomized, Open-Label Study to Compare the Antiretroviral Activity and Tolerability of Efavirenz (EFV) + Indinavir (IDV), versus EFV + Zidovudine (ZDV) + Lamuvidine (3TC), versus IDV + ZDV + 3TC at 48 Weeks (Study DMP 266-006)

...counting the events on study. Those who reached PCR    OBS LOCF NC=F EFV/ZDV/3TC 98% 86% 71% EFV/IDV 83% 66% 53% IDV/ZDV/3TC 86% 61% 48% Statistically, there is a difference (p to suppress viral... Read more »
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Poster Session 12359: Durable Clinical Anti-HIV-1 Activity (72 Weeks) and Tolerability for Efavirenz (DMP 266) in Combination with Indinavir (IDV)

...results from which were first presented in San Francisco in September), patients received the protease inhibitor indinavir (IDV, 1000 mg every 8 hours) in combination with the experimental non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor efavirenz... Read more »
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Effects of Switching from Saquinivir Hard Capsule (SQV-HC) to Saquinivir Soft Gel Capsules (SQV-SGC) or Indinavir (IDV)

...switching from saquinavirhard capsules (SQV-HC)(1.8 grams/d) to saquinavir soft gel capsules(SQV-SGC) (7.2 grams/d) or indinavir (IDV) (2.4 grams/d), or continuing theSQV-HC. Otherwise, the patients were maintained on their stable nucleosideRTI... Read more »
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La Guía Annual de Medicamentos para el VIH: Crixivan (Indinavir Sulfate, IDV)

... Nombre de Marca: Crixivan Nombre Común: indinavir sulfate (IDV) Clase: Inhibidor de proteasa (IP) Dosis estándar: Casi nunca se usa sola (dos cápsulas de 400 mg cada 8 horas con el Read more »
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PEP Question

Posted by agny, 1 Reply
...PEP. They didn't favor the idea becasue of all the side effects. Just a question about the prescription. They gave me three: Indinavir Sulfate: every 8 hours Nevirapine: Every 12 hours Abacavir Sulfate: Twice a day Wanted to make sure if there... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Recreational drugs

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
i am going to be starting meds soon and i was 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... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
...-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Column 2 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Indinavir (Crixivan) Nelfinavir (Viracept) Ritonavir (Norvir) ... Read more »