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Switch From Reyataz To Kaletra

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Switching to Reyataz from Kaletra "Miraculous" for Triglycerides

Although this is just anecdotal data, my triglycerides have dropped dramatically in less than 2 weeks after switching from Kaletra to Reyataz.I had written in a couple of weeks ago about my triglycerides shooting up from 200 to over 900 in a matter...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
Thanks for the nice story of how this has been so successful for you. I would want to emphasize a few points here. First, it may be an excellent strategy to change a single drug in a regimen to simplify treatment or to address a specific toxicity.... Read more »

Switching fr Reyataz to Kaletra

I was diagnosed late August with a VL of 241,000 and CD4 of 388. Becuase I had HIV ITP I was... Read more »

switching from kaletra to reyataz/norvir ?

my gf's doctor suggests to switch from kaletra (200mg/50mg twice a day)/truvada (200mg/245mg... Read more »
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CASTLE Study Compares Reyataz to Kaletra

A poster presented at the joint 2008 ICAAC/IDSA meeting in Washington, DC found that after 96 weeks more people taking Reyataz (atazanavir) boosted with Norvir (ritonavir) once daily had HIV levels below 50 copies compared to those taking Kaletra... Read more »
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FAQs About Reyataz (Atazanavir)

Don't see your question? Ask it in our Choosing Your Meds forum or Managing Side Effects of HIV Treatment forum ! Starting Treatment | Switching Treatment | Side Effects | Drug Interactions | Food, Alcohol and Reyataz Starting Treatment ... Read more »
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Reyataz Monotherapy Study Stopped

As reported in the April 2007 issue of the journal AIDS a study examining the use of Reyataz (atazanavir) as monotherapy was stopped early due to high rate of virologic breakthrough. The researchers planned to study 30 people, with undetectable... Read more »
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Reyataz

Brand name: Reyataz Generic name: atazanavir sulfate (atazanavir), or ATV Class: Protease inhibitor (PI) Manufacturer: Bristol-Myers Squibb, www.reyataz.com , (800) 321-1335 AWP: $1,219.09/month for 300 mg capsules; $1,257.09/month for... Read more »
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First Regimen = Sustiva + Combivir + Kaletra?

Posted by placation, 4 Replies
Hey guys (and gals). I am sure this has been addressed in some other post through some other thread in the past, but it would take forever to try to find those messages. So, here's my question and my issues...

My doc subscribed Sustiva + Combivir +... Read more »

Epzicom + Reyataz?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi.
I have just been diagnosed with a CD4 count of 11, and a viral load of 820,000.
I may start teatment with Epzicom + Reyataz and I wanted to know if anybody else had started with this regimen, or is currently on it, and what they thought of it?
Thank... Read more »

Truvada/Reyataz/Norvir

Posted by cm82391, 4 Replies
I'm taking a combination of the the three and i'm breaking out HORRIBLY!!!

Is anyone else on these meds and having this issues? Or one of the three above?

Or do I just have really bad skin? Read more »

New Kaletra Formulation.....

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hello.
I am looking at changing from Sustiva to Kaletra (My Nuke backbone is Truvada), however I have concerns about the side effect profile of Kaletra.
I hear that the newer formulation of Kaletra has less side effects that the old one - has anyone... Read more »