Taking Kivexa With Hiv Meds
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UCLA School of MedicineThank you for your posting.I will try to address some of the issues you raise regarding your husband. First of all, I would suggest that it is a little too early to give up on him getting to undetectable viral load. From what you say it sounds... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillDear Valeria,The symptoms you describe very well may be due to the Sustiva. The problems seem to have developed suddenly after your husband started this drug and Sustiva can cause much of what you describe. It is true that many of the side effects... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Personally, Viramune plus Kivexa would not be my first choice for a regimen. You don't mention your gender, but if you're female, Viramune is not recommended for women with CD4 counts over 250. As for the abacavir component of your... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineDrugs like Viagra or Levitra can usually be taken with caution in patients on protease inhibitors. The levels of Levitra (and all drugs on the class) can be significantly increased when taking protease inhibitors so doses need to be decreased and... Read more »
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Posted by AnonymousI'm traveling to Russia and Eastern Europe this summer. I'm concerned that I might have a problem going through customs in these countries if my HIV meds are spotted. Has anyone taken their HIV meds to these countries? What happened? Any advice?... Read more »
Posted by MondoIs there anyone here at the forum taking the following cocktail?
I'm taking Reyataz[atazanavir], Norvir [ritonavir] and Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom]. I would be interested to know how you are going with it and any problems or side effects that you... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 16 Repliesi was diagnosed hiv+ december 2003. i had an insane viral load of over a million. my initial cd4 was 280. i began taking medication and within 2 months i gained back the 50 pounds of weight i lost and became healthier than ive ever been before. i... Read more »
Posted by Zaverolis, 2 Repliesalmost 9 months ago. He has been in the best condition health wise since I've known him. 2 years ago, he was diagnosed with non hodgekins lymphoma. Prior to this, he was told he had AIDS and was taking aids meds since 2000.
Now, I am thinking... Read more »
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