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Should I Take Prezista With Truvada

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Is my treatment working? Prezista+Truvada+Norvir

Hi, I recently started taking HIV medicines, May 22nd of this year to be exact. When I started medicine, my VL was about 2,500. My CD4 was about 350. The resistance profile done showed NO resistance to any of the HIV medicines. 2 weeks after...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Dear worried fellow- NYer,Your response is not out of line from what can be expected. Your initial response has been quite good. Most people have achieved an undetectable viral load by 4 to 6 months. It may take longer for those people starting... Read more »

Facial Wasting Prezista/Norvir/Truvada vs. Atripla

Hi, let me begin by thanking you for your great work on thebody.com, you can't imagine how helpful... Read more »

Truvada, prezista + norvir

Hi:) I am currently taking Atripla. We are considering pregnancy in the future (within a year) and... Read more »
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FAQs About Prezista (Darunavir) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... General Treatment | Switching Treatment | Side Effects General Treatment Prezista's Resistance Profile Which mutations is Prezista resistant to? Response from Renslow Sherer, M.D. (October 9, 2006) Should Read more »
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HIV News & Views, December 7, 2009

...With: There are now four specific regimens that are considered "preferred" for first-line treatment: Atripla Isentress and Truvada Norvir, Prezista and Truvada Norvir, Reyataz and Truvada Non-preferred first-line regimens are now split... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, September 7, 2010

...up to on TheBody.com's Facebook page . HIV/AIDS TREATMENT & SIDE EFFECTS   Should I Switch Off Prezista to Avoid Body Shape Changes? I was diagnosed with HIV last year at age 23, with a CD4 count of 100 and a... Read more »
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Expert Panel Revises U.S. HIV/AIDS Treatment Guidelines; Recommends Starting HIV Meds Earlier

...that are considered "preferred" for first-line treatment: Atripla (generic name: efavirenz/tenofovir/FTC) Isentress and Truvada (generic names: raltegravir and tenofovir/FTC) Norvir, Prezista and Truvada (generic names: ritonavir, darunavir... Read more »
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Prezista + Norvir + Truvada

Posted by notreadyforthis, 1 Reply
...So I took my first dose of meds last night. My doctor started me on this combo: Prezista (darunavir), two 300mg tabs, plus Norvir (ritonavir), one 100mg soft gelcap, plus Truvada (emtricitabine+tenofavir) one 200mg/300mg Read more »

Medication Mishaps

Posted by personpitch, 1 Reply
...but in the meantime I thought I'd try here. So I picked up my medications today during my lunch hour. I take Norvir/Prezista/Truvada. The Norvir is a capsule and it's supposed to be refrigerated. I absent mindedly left them in my care for 90... Read more »

Just started meds.

Posted by BeerMe30, 1 Reply
...I am taking Truvada, Intelence, Kaletra and Prezista also taking Dapsone. Anyone on this cocktail? I also need to get another blood draw to see if I can start taking a new medication. Read more »

Prezista with out food

Posted by personpitch, 1 Reply
...I've been on meds for exactly one week. So far I've had no major side effects, and am quite pleased. I'm on Truvada+Prezista+Norvir. Today I went out to dinner and had a big meal at about 7:30. I take my meds at 9:00, and took them as scheduled. Read more »