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What If I Miss A Dose Of Trizivir

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AIDS InfoNet

Trizivir (Zidovudine + Lamivudine + Abacavir)

... What Is Trizivir? Who Should Take Trizivir? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Trizivir Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Trizivir React With Other Drugs? What Is Trizivir? Trizivir is a pill that contains three
Ask the Experts

Trizivir

I have been taking Trizivir for about 4 years now. I have always been non-detectable and my immune system is normal. My infectious disease doctor wants to add another medication or even change regimens because of the study showing Trizivir to...
Sharon Lee, M.D.

Response from Sharon Lee, M.D.

University of Kansas Medical Center
...your current meds. Talk to your doctor about the options and consider the frequency of testing if you choose to stay on the Trizivir to catch failure or resistance if it should occur.Be well. Read more »

trizivir or trizivir plus viramune

Last month, blood tests show a blip 50 instead of less than 40 on trizivir alone after being undetectable for 2 years. My doctor recommended adding viramune to preclude possible resistance with trizir alone. Please advise!
Renslow Sherer, M.D.

Response from Renslow Sherer, M.D.

University of Chicago Hospitals
...The use of trizivir alone has recently been shown to be less successful at controlling viral replication than three drug regimens containing efavirenz Read more »

Trizivir

DrI have a question pertaining to the starting of Trizivir. My partner will start medications within the next couple months and his doctor recommended Trizivir due to its ease of pill burden. However, my research indicates you should not start...
Susan Little, M.D.

Response from Susan Little, M.D.

University of California San Diego
The use of resistance testing prior to the start of treatment is still controversial - having said that, my opinion is that I would have the test done - particularly if you have any information to suggest that your partner could have been infected... Read more »

trizivir, ziagen = death

My question concerns why Ziagen (Trizivir) is even on the HIV market since, if someone forgets to take it for a day and then goes back to it because let us say he is not well-informed, it could lead to death. Why would a drug like this be on the...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...It is correct to say that Ziagen (either given alone or as a component of Trizivir)may have significant side effects. In 3% cases, there can be a hypersensitivity reaction, with fever, rash and other systemic Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

Trizivir

... Combo Drug Common Name: abacavir sulfate, zidovudine, and lamivudine Brand Name: Trizivir Class: fixed dose combination -- nucleoside analogs (also called nucleoside reverse transcriptase... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Trizivir (AZT/3TC/Abacavir)

... a-BAK-a-veer, la-MI-vyoo-deen, zye-DOE-vyoo-deen --> Brand Name: Trizivir Other Name(s): Abacavir sulfate / Lamivudine / Zidovudine, Abacavir/ Lamivudina/ Zidovudina Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Trizivir (Zidovudina + Lamivudina + Abacavir)

... ¿Qué Es Trizivir? ¿Quién Debe Tomar Trizivir? ¿Qué Sucede Con la Resistencia a Los Medicamentos? ¿Cómo Se Toma Trizivir? ¿Cuáles Read more »
infoSIDA

Abacavir/Lamivudina/Zidovudina (Trizivir)

... --> Brand Name: Trizivir Clase de medicamento: Inhibidor de la transcriptasa inversa análogo de los nucleósidos El Trizivir contiene 3 antirretrovirales: Read more »
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Trizivir

Posted by slitter028, 1 Reply
...I have taken Trizivir ever since it came out. The standard dosing is 1 tab bid. My doc has told me on several occasions that i can take both pills Read more »

FRIDAY, May 5th -- Trizivir Casting $2,000

Posted by Anonymous
...HIV Positive Men and Women EXTENDED CASTING - FRIDAY, MAY 5TH FOR HIV POSITIVE MEN & WOMEN AD CAMPAIGN FOR MEDICATION - TRIZIVIR Glaxo Smith Kline and Palio Communications are producing a new campaign for the medication TRIZIVIR. (*Note:... Read more »

Trizivir Ad Campaign -- CASTING FRIDAY MAY 5TH

Posted by Anonymous
...HIV Positive Men and Women EXTENDED CASTING - FRIDAY, MAY 5TH FOR HIV POSITIVE MEN & WOMEN AD CAMPAIGN FOR MEDICATION - TRIZIVIR Glaxo Smith Kline and Palio Communications are producing a new campaign for the medication TRIZIVIR. (*Note:... Read more »

trizivir

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Does anyone else who takes Trizivir have really severe stomach pain? Also, I am batteling with Lymphoma. Read more »