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Which Is Better Lexiva Or Reyataz

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LEXIVA and REYATAZ - lypo issues?

How lypo-friendly is LEXIVA and REYATAZ?For those of us who cannot take an NNRTI, what other main lypo friendly meds are there?When will the newer NNRTI drugs and similiar lypo friendly drugs be available?Thank you for your help.
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...THere is not a lot of body shape data on either of these protease inhibitors. A study comparing Sustiva and Reyataz (without Norvir) did find that they were about the same as far as any gain in fat in the belly. With both groups there was an Read more »

Rayataz to Lexiva

Hello,I've been on Epzicom, Rayataz, Novir for 10 month now.I had good VL surpression within weeks.... Read more »

Switching from Atripla to Reyataz + Truvada + Norvir

I'm 35 years old, I started treatment Sep, 2006 with sustiva + combivir, then my CD4 count was 170.... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


... Common Name: fos-amprenavir calcium Brand name: Lexiva Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: For people on a PI for the first time: two 700 mg tablets with Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...PI-based regimens Prezista (darunavir) and low-dose Norvir and Truvada (tenofovir +emtricitabine) Reyataz (atazanavir) and low-dose Norvir and Truvada Integrase inhibitor-based regimen ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


...each of these). Should also not be taken with Aptivus/Norvir (Intelence level is lowered 76% with Aptivus), Reyataz/Norvir, or Lexiva/Norvir. Intelence has been studied and can be used without dose adjustment with the boosted protease inhibitors... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is Antiretroviral Therapy (ART)?

... Nelfinavir (Viracept, NFV) Amprenavir (Agenerase, APV) Lopinavir/ritonavir (Kaletra or Aluvia, LPV/RTV) Atazanavir (Reyataz, ATZ) Fosamprenavir (Lexiva, Telzir, FPV) Tipranavir (Aptivus, TPV) Darunavir (Prezista, DRV) A newer... Read more »
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Emtriva, Reyataz, Videx Ec

Posted by pooo, 3 Replies
...Are any of you on Emtriva, Reyataz or Videx Ec?? If so how are you doing on them and have you had any side effects? Read more »


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 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 »