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Should Someone With Hiv Take Kaletra

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HiI am currently taking Truvada (once a day in the morning) and Kaletra (two tabs twice a day - morning and night). I am co ifected with Hiv and chronic active HepB. I have serious bouts with diarrhea in the mornings and early afternoon. Then it...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...choice of Truvada is excellent for your hepatitis B infection and your HIV infection.However, it sounds like you are having Kaletra associated diarrhea. I would recommend talking to your doctor about switching your Kaletra to another medication.... Read more »

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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Approves Kaletra for HIV Infection

...FDA today issued an accelerated approval for Kaletra, a protease inhibitor, for adults and children greater than 6 months of age with HIV. Kaletra is a combination of lopinavir and Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Drug Kaletra Proves Effective in Five-Year Study

...In a five-year study, most patients using Abbott Laboratories' HIV drug Kaletra achieved and maintained undetectable viral levels and did not develop drug resistance. In releasing the study Monday in Chicago Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Johnson & Johnson Says Prezista Matches Kaletra in HIV Trial

... Johnson & Johnson's Prezista was as effective as Abbott Laboratories Inc.'s Kaletra in reducing HIV to undetectable levels in a population of treatment-nave patients, according to a new study. The results of the Read more »
Project Inform

Two Studies Show Kaletra and Isentress Similarly Suppress HIV, Yet Have Different Side Effects

...oral presentations at CROI 2009 in Montreal, Canada, results from two studies show that switching from a stable and effective Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir) regimen to one with the new integrase inhibitor Isentress (raltegravir) results in... Read more »
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Kaletra body changes..

Posted by Lovinlife, 1 Reply
...I recently started taking Kaletra. Has anybody experienced body changes on Kaletra? My doctor didn't mention anything about it but after looking on line, I see Read more »


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...Has anybody taken kaletra? I just started it. Am wondering what I can expect....... Read more »

I will get HIV?

Posted by feelalive, 1 Reply
...first pre-cum. Also this days i have sore throut, (im ill-seek a litle bit), and i dont know if is side effect of PEP (i take kaletra and truvanda). Thanks in advance for an answer. With best regards, Read more »

kaletra side effects

Posted by brendaelisa, 4 Replies
...Does anybody knows if kaletra's side effect is excesive diharrea. My cousin has hiv-type 1 and we are giving him Kaletra but it is giving him a masive diharrea Read more »