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Should I Take Reyataz With Combivir

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Reyataz/Truvada vs. Reyataz/Combivir

My partner and I are both about to embark on starting meds. We both were diagnosed as HIV + as of Nov 4, 2004. His doctor is prescribing Reyataz/Norvir/Combivir. My doctor is presribing Reyataz/Norvir/Truvada. We both have the same resistence...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...I agree that it does not make a lot of sense to pair a once daily medication like Reyataz with a twice daily medication like Combivir. Especially since Combivir has more side effects than Truvada. For someone dead set on using unboosted... Read more »

Switched from Combivir and Viracep to Truvada, Reyataz and Novir

What should I doif this combination is aking me have stomach problems?I have a pain on my right... Read more »

Is it the Reyataz or the Combivir ?

Hello Doctors,Thank you for taking the time to answer my question, I really appreciate this... Read more »
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FAQs About Reyataz (Atazanavir) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Starting Treatment | Switching Treatment | Side Effects | Drug Interactions | Food, Alcohol and Reyataz Starting Treatment I'm about to start meds. My doctor recommended I start with Truvada (tenofovir/FTC), Norvir (ritonavir) Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...Truvada Preferred regimen for pregnant women Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir) twice-daily and Combivir (zidovudine +lamivudine) Alternative Regimens These combinations have been proven useful in... Read more »
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Truvada

...increase the risk of ddI-associated adverse events, including neuropathy. See tips. Viread decreases the concentration levels of Reyataz. In addition, Reyataz and Kaletra increase Viread concentrations. The reason for these interactions is... Read more »
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New to the Game?

...(emtricitabine/tenofovir) Preferred for Pregnant Women PI-based Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir) (twice daily) + Combivir (zidovudine/lamivudine) Alternative Regimens NNRTI-based ... Read more »
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Reyataz and Combivir

Posted by Anonymous
Just was wondering if anyone else is taking this combination. I just re-started therapy after a 12 month holiday. Please let me know what you have experienced. I am new here and any info would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, David Read more »

Norvir-Truvada-Reyataz any1 on this combo

Posted by light001, 2 Replies
...hello Just went to a new DR said to go with this combo and i am wondering did it help anyone. i used to take Combivir and Crixivan and he said those are old meds no one takes them anymore there is so much better out there now...is he correct are Read more »

Protease Inhibitors - Hemophilia bleeds

Posted by akcol
...understand that PIs can be as dangerous to a person with Hemophilia as the virus we're all trying to control is. He has been taking Reyataz (PI) with Combivir for a year. Previous HAARTs: Sustiva (NNRTI) and Combivir, before that Fortovase (PI)... Read more »

LABS....

Posted by wdhjlr
...PROBABLY POSITIVE 8 -10YRS BEFORE THAT? CURRENT AGE 56YR. ON BOOSTED REYATAZ, TRUVADA GOING ON 2YR, AFTER SWITCHING FROM KALETRA, COMBIVIR DUE TO LIPO, METABOLIC PROBLEMS. CD4'S STAYING GOOD RANGE BETWEEN 300-500. IT'S MY VIRAL LOAD THAT... Read more »