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What Are The Dangers Of Kaletra

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Ziagen dangers

I'm soon to be switching from Ritovir, Fortovase, Zerit, Epivir to a new regimen of Kaletra, Ziagen, Epivir - VL is still undetectable, but I'm tired of the Norvir side effects and also concerned that the Zerit is most likely responsible...
Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Response from Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Cornell University, Weill Medical College
Well, okay, so we start with the elimination of Zerit, AZT and Ziagen from the nucs and ritonavir (except for the small amount in Kaletra apparently) from the PIs. That leaves 2 nucs (zalcitabine doesn't count), 2 non-nucs (neither does... Read more »

Can Fish Oils Interact with Kaletra?

I am taking fish oil capsules to lower triglycerides that went up with Kaletra. Is there a danger... Read more »

Xanax and Kaletra

Could you please avise if there is any danger in taking low dose xanax .25 mg (I only take it... Read more »
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Lopinavir + Ritonavir (Kaletra)

¿Qué Es Lopinavir? ¿Quién Debe Tomar Kaletra? ¿Qué es la Resistencia a los Medicamentos? ¿Cómo Se Toma Kaletra? ¿Cuáles Son los Efectos Secundarios? ¿Cómo Reacciona con Otros Medicamentos? ¿Qué Es Lopinavir? Lopinavir es un... Read more »
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Two Studies Show Kaletra and Isentress Similarly Suppress HIV, Yet Have Different Side Effects

In oral presentations at CROI 2009 in Montreal, Canada, results from two studies show that switching from a stable and effective Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir) regimen to one with the new integrase inhibitor Isentress (raltegravir) results in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Abbott Laboratories Applies to Register Kaletra Tablet With South Africa

Abbott Laboratories announced it has applied to register its heat-resistant Kaletra tablet with South Africa. The tablet can be taken at a lower dose, with or without food, and does not require refrigeration. Critics of the company, including... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Johnson & Johnson Says Prezista Matches Kaletra in HIV Trial

Johnson & Johnson's Prezista was as effective as Abbott Laboratories Inc.'s Kaletra in reducing HIV to undetectable levels in a population of treatment-nave patients, according to a new study. The results of the late-stage trial were presented... Read more »
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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 »

kaletra side effects

Posted by brendaelisa, 4 Replies
Does 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 »

kaletra

Posted by Lovinlife, 3 Replies
Has anybody taken kaletra? I just started it. Am wondering what I can expect....... Read more »

Use of medication Kaletra

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
WANTED "KALETRA" USERS

Individuals currently taking the medication KALETRA are invited to participate in a "quality of life" study, consisting of a brief telephone discussion. Confidentiality is guaranteed. Compensation of $20.00 (U.S.). Please... Read more »