Taking Kaletra With Hiv Meds
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThere are no vitamins or herb/complementary regimens that have been demonstrated to control HIV replication and protect health. Stopping effective HIV medication usually leads to a rebound in HIV levels to pre-treatment levels and a drop in the CD4... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThat regimen is often difficult to tolerate for NPEP (post exposure prophlaxis)--I would discuss with doctor overseeing your situation to see if anti-nausea meds could be provided or an alternative regimen considered (nausea generally clears quickly... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHi and thanks for posting.There has been a long and detailed investigative thread on using boosted-PI monotherapy. In short, the data suggests that it's pretty darn good. Perhaps, in some studies, not as potent as if you were to start on the... Read more »
North Shore University HospitalThanks for your question.The answer is : it depends. You were started on a 4 drug regimen (2 in truvada, a boosted PI with kaletra and the integrase inhibitor). Usually we would start with 3 active drugs. If your virus had some resistance before... Read more »
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Posted by Got2Lift, 3 RepliesNext week I am begining monotherapy on Kaletra and have no idea of what to expect as far as how ill I will be form the meds. Please let me know any experiences you had with this med and how long they last. I would not be concerned however, I leave... Read more »
Posted by brendaelisa, 4 RepliesDoes 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 and he got a cut on his rectum.
He has diabetes is 44 yeras old. and all this is new for us... Read more »
Posted by Lovinlife, 1 ReplyI 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 a lot of people saying that Kaletra causes lipodystrophy. Anybody have experience with... Read more »
Posted by placation, 4 RepliesHey 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 »
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