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What Does Reyataz Treat

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Is there any info on headaches as a side effect from Reyataz and treating them?

Recently a client spoke to a BMS drug rep about the fact that he has headaches as a side effect of Reyataz. He has been on this med for at least three months now and has daily headaches, at times debilitating (like migraines) I can find no...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Headaches have been relatively uncommon with atazanavir in my experience and more often have been triggered by other drugs in the regimen or non-HIV drug factors. If atazanavir appears to be clearly linked to the headache then consideration of... Read more »

Reyataz monotherapy?

I've read about kaletra monotherapy. so it should be okay to do that with boosted reyataz say if... Read more »

rayataz

Can the new medication Rayataz cause lack of sexual desire? Read more »
Articles
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Important New Pharmacokinetic Data for Reyataz (Atazanavir Sulfate) in Combination With Viread (Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate)

...healthy volunteers in Study AI424-181. Study AI424-045: Interim safety data from an ongoing clinical trial suggest that the treatment emergent adverse events of moderate or severe intensity are comparable for boosted Reyataz in treatment... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New Pediatric Dosing Recommendations for Reyataz Capsules, Patients Ages 6 to 18 Years Old

...of the following: (1) patients less than 6 years of age, (2) without ritonavir in patients less than 13 years of age, and (3) treatment-experienced pediatric patients with body weight less than 25 kg. Therapy-Naive Pediatric Patients The... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Atazanavir (Reyataz)

...take 400 mg of atazanavir. However, this is not recommended for patients who have taken other HIV medications and experienced treatment failure. Dosing for children at least 6 years old is based on their weight and prior treatment history. For... Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...What Is Lipodystrophy? Body Shape Changes Metabolic Complications What Causes Lipodystrophy? Can Lipodystrophy Be Treated? Caring for Yourself What Is Lipodystrophy? Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to... Read more »
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First Lab results - to med or not to med?

Posted by vbd1966, 2 Replies
I'm newly diagnosed (does 2 months still count as new?) and I just got my first set of lab results back. CD4 of 558 and VL of 130K. Doctor's not inclined to start me on meds since CD4 is high, but at the same time a VL of 130K still means I carry... Read more »

Reyataz+Norvir+Truvada?

Posted by markman, 3 Replies
I have poz for about 4 years but have never been on meds. My cd4 has been in the 400s and last time was over 500. I feel pretty good. But my doctor has gone ahead and prescribed me the meds. I had two choices: 1. Atripla or 2.... Read more »

Norvir-Truvada-Reyataz any1 on this combo

Posted by light001, 2 Replies
hello Just went to a new DR said to go with this combo and i am wondering did it help anyone. i used to take Combivir and Crixivan and he said those are old meds no one takes them anymore there is so much better out there now...is he correct are... Read more »

Reyataz,Norvir, Kivexa [abacavir/3TC, Epzicom].

Posted by Mondo
...Is 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 Read more »