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What Are The Pros And Cons Of Nevirapine

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Truvada/Nevirapine Combo

I'm on Truvada and Nevirapine at the moment which is three pills once a day. I want to switch to Altripa as it is a one pill, once a day treatment, any advice?
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...Thank you for your question.The switch from Truvada and Nevirapine to Atripla is basically a lateral move in regards to likely response. Atripla consists of 3 medications: tenofovir and emtricitabine Read more »

Re: Atripla, sleep disturbance, and switching

Dr,Thank you for your answers dated Nov 10. I have been a walking zombie for the last few months... Read more »

Should i stop meds during 1st tremester??

Hi. Was diagnosed in 2000. In 2003 got pregnant was put on Combivir/Nevirapine after first... Read more »
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Nevirapine (Viramune)

... What Is Nevirapine? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Read more »
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An Overview of Viramune (Nevirapine)

...Name: Viramune Other Name(s): BI-RG-587, NVP, Nevirapina Drug Class: Non-nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Nevirapine, also known as Viramune, is a type of medicine called a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI).... Read more »
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The Feminization of an Epidemic

...reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI)-induced rashes are more common and tend to be more severe among women. 21 A study of nevirapine (Viramune) showed that 15.8% of women compared to 8.4% of men developed rashes. Women were approximately... Read more »
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Acute HIV Infection

...Infection? Testing for Acute HIV Infection Risk of Immune Damage Risk of Infecting Others Treating Acute HIV Infection Pros and Cons of Treating Acute HIV Infection The Bottom Line What Is Acute HIV Infection? The amount of HIV... Read more »
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