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Should I Take Norvir If I Have Hiv

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2004 dead for hiv drug approval/Norvir price hike

Dr. Gerald,After 2003 was so productive for record hiv approvals, why is 2004 so dead for hiv approvals?Ben
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...clouds are on the horizon. Tipranavir is eagerly awaited for use in salvage therapy. This protease inhibitor must be boosted with Norvir (ritonavir) and has good activity against multi-drug resistant virus. The requirement for boosting with... Read more »

norivir

what besides hiv can norivir be used for? Read more »

My husbands liver

My husband has had HIV since 1995. Last mounth he had a elevated live function, so they tested his... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New FDA Warning on HIV Drugs Invirase and Norvir

...Administration issued an announcement about an ongoing safety review of the combination of HIV drugs Invirase (saquinavir) and Norvir (ritonavir). In a low dose, Norvir is used to boost the level of Invirase in the body. Data suggest that the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Two HIV/AIDS Patients File Federal Antitrust Suit Against Abbott Over Price of Norvir; May Seek Class-Action Status

...Two HIV/AIDS patients on Monday in the U.S. District Court for Northern California filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against Abbott Laboratories Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS Advocates, Religious Groups Protest Norvir Price Increase at Abbott Shareholders' Meeting

...Several dozen AIDS patients and patient advocates on Friday attended Abbott Laboratories ' annual shareholders' meeting to protest the company's Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Norvir

... Common Name: ritonavir Brand Name: Norvir Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: New 100 mg tablets that don't require refrigeration became available Read more »
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GINSENG and other antioident

Posted by AaronK, 2 Replies
...I dont wanna mix meds but can red panax ginseng be mixed with norvir, truvada and presita, dapsone? ... i heard that it makes people on antidepression meds... have a manic episode... and other effects... Read more »

Reyataz/Norvir/Truvada/Epzicom...morning or night?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I'm starting in a study, and I just got my meds today. I'll be on Reyataz boosted with Norvir, and either Epzicom or Truvada (I won't know which). Does anyone know if there are any advantages to taking these meds in the Read more »

International News About Abbott's Price Gouging

Posted by BabyPeanut
...Fury as Price of Aids Drug Soars 400% "PA" A storm of protest has erupted in the US over a companys decision to increase the US price of an important Read more »

Associated Press On Abbott's Price Gouging

Posted by BabyPeanut
...the costs of improving its formulation. The company informed doctors, AIDS groups and pharmacies of the change in price in Norvir earlier this month, company spokeswoman Melissa Brotz said Friday. The wholesale price for a month's treatment of... Read more »