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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
...drug being introduced and may limit future therapeutic options. As for the triglycerides themselves, about 15% of people on Kaletra get significant elevations that resolve as soon as the drug is discontinued or replaced. As Reyataz is an agent... Read more »

Switching from Kaletra/Truvada to Norvir/Reyataz/Truvada

Remember my post from 6 feb? Tomorrow my gf finally switches from Kaletra to Norvir/Reyataz. The... 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 once a... 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... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Therapy: Ritonavir-Boosted Reyataz Demonstrates Comparable Viral Load Reduction to Kaletra

...antiviral effect comparable to a standard-of-care protease inhibitor regimen containing the ritonavir-boosted PI lopinavir (Kaletra, Abbott Laboratories) in highly treatment-experienced HIV patients after 24 weeks of treatment. Reyataz is the... 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 »
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FAQs About Kaletra (Lopinavir/Ritonavir) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...Side Effects | Drug Interactions | Switching Formulations | Monotherapy Starting Treatment I recently started Kaletra. My viral load dropped from 4000 to 150 in two months. Is this good or should I have reached an undetectable... Read more »
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LABS....

Posted by wdhjlr
...DIAGNOSED WITH AIDS 2003, 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 Read more »

reversing lipodystrophy....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Positive since 2003 full blown aids. Was on Kaletra and combivir. Reached non-detectable, and cd4 rising as expected. Into 3rd year noticing increase in truncal girth. Waist went Read more »

aggressive strain

Posted by borrowedtime, 5 Replies
...right away on meds after 13 months of infection. i plan to start on saturday, 04/11/09. my meds will be 300mg viread, 300mg reyataz, 100mg norvir and 400mg isentress, about 5 pills/day (2x/day for isentress). is it a not so good picture ahead... Read more »

Late presenter......

Posted by Anonymous, 15 Replies
...treated for? I am due to commence therapy in the next day, however, my mind is in a complete whirl.... I am opting for Truvada/Reyataz/Norvir, but wondered if I should be opting for Truvada/Sustiva instead (Is this easier to take than a P.I.... Read more »