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Sustiva Vs Viramune

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Switching from Sustiva to Viramune

I started on the combination of Epivir, Sustiva and Viread in December 2002, and have seen tremendous results in 3 months - my viral load has dropped from abover 750,000 to 518, and my CD4's are above 700. However, I've been very fatigued...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
Actually you can find an overview of the "2 NN study" here on the body <a href="http://www.thebody.com/confs/retro2003/pavia3.html" target=_new>the body</a> Dr. Pavia goes over the results. Essentially the study... Read more »

Difference between sustiva/viramune

I'm a 31-year-old male who has been positive for 4 years. I was on Combivir/Sustiva for 2 1/2... Read more »

Will switching from sustiva to Viramune build up resistance?

Hi. I am taking a combination of Epivir, Zerit and Sustiva. I have had good results with this... Read more »
Articles
Project Inform

Switch to Viramune Safe for Some Who Can't Tolerate Sustiva

A poster presented at the joint 2008 ICAAC/IDSA meeting in Washington, DC found that it was generally safe to substitute Viramune (nevirapine) for Sustiva (efavirenz) when people were experiencing unacceptable side effects. The study, while small,... Read more »
Project Inform

Project Inform Perspective Table of Contents, December 2008

Switch to Viramune Safe for Some Who Can't Tolerate Sustiva Study Shows People Can Safely Switch to Atripla Surprising Rate of Serious Heart Condition Found in Those on HAART Read more »
AIDSinfo

Formulaciones de Tratamientos Antirretrovirales

Clase y Nombre Genérico Marca y Otros Nombres Cápsulas Tabletas Líquido Polvo Via Intravenosa Inhibidores de la transcriptasa inversa no análogos de los nucleósidos (ITINN) Delavirdina Rescriptor, DLV X         ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Viramune

Brand name: Viramune XR and Viramune Generic name: nevirapine, or NVP Class: Non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (non-nucleoside, NNRTI, or non-nuke) Manufacturer: Boehringer Ingelheim, www.viramunexr.com , (800) 274-8651 AWP:... Read more »
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Are you a long term Sustiva/Truvada user

Posted by soimnotalone, 2 Replies
I am curious about the long term effects of these medicines from actual users. I read the pamphlets and what doctors "claim" but I wanted some feedback from actual users
Thanks for responding ;) Read more »

Urine Drug Screening and SUSTIVA!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Dear "The Body" Family,

This is GayCzar, writing on my husband's behalf.

We know for a fact that we will end up writing a book on the account of our lives and recent occurrences - it is just too much to talk about, and we believe it could help... Read more »

Urine Drug Screening and SUSTIVA!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dear "The Body" Family,

This is GayCzar, writing on my husband's behalf.

We know for a fact that we will end up writing a book on the account of our lives and recent occurrences - it is just too much to talk about, and we believe it could help... Read more »

OMG - Just started Sustiva

Posted by Anonymous, 21 Replies
I took my first sustiva (once daily) pill about 6 hours ago and I'm finally concious enough to walk around. Please tell me that those side effects go away. That was pretty bad.

No dreams just any waking moments were like... like... I have no idea... Read more »