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Who Takes Isentress

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Do I need to take my medication at the accurate time?

I am taking Isentress and Truvada ,they are working well.Sometime I take them an hour later than the time I should take them ,is that OK?Do I need to take my medication at the accurate time?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,No worries mate! as they say in Australia. Dosing Isentress and Truvada within a few hours in either direction of your scheduled time is not a problem at all.Dr. Bob Read more »

truvada and isentress

Hello Dr's I started taking isentress and truvada my cd4 is almost 600 and vl is 165000 my Dr... Read more »

Isentress

I was diagnosed 1 year ago with HIV. I am 42 yrs old. I have been on several regimens of drugs,... Read more »
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Project Inform

Isentress Gets Another Good Grade

Data were presented August 4 at the International AIDS Conference on a head-to-head study comparing the integrase inhibitor Isentress (raltegravir) to Sustiva (efavirenz) in people taking HIV drugs for the first time. The study found that Isentress... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Isentress

Common Name: raltegravir (formerly MK-0518) Brand Name: Isentress Class: HIV integrase inhibitor (also called integrase strand transfer inhibitor or INSTI) Standard dose: One 400 mg film-coated tablet twice a day. Can be taken... Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

ACRIA Trials in Progress

Pomegranate Juice Ibalizumab Intelence Crofelemer for Diarrhea Isentress in Pregnant Women Pomegranate Juice People who have not taken HIV meds for at least 90 days will drink pomegranatejuice or placebo juice daily for 10 to... Read more »
Project Inform

Study Supports Use of Isentress for First-Line Treatment

A study presented at the joint 2008 ICAAC / IDSA in Washington, DC found that Isentress (raltegravir) was equally potent and better tolerated than Sustiva (efavirenz) when used as part of a person's first HIV regimen. While it's unlikely to greatly... Read more »
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anyone taking Isentress and Invirase combination?

Posted by nevereasy
Isentress is a relatively new therapy. My Dr just added it to my mono therapy of Invirase (boosted with Norvir). I have been undetectable for two years on the Invirase but my Tcells never get over 300. He added Isentress. I have had bad reflux ( not... Read more »

isentress and truvada

Posted by anfan4, 1 Reply
im been on isentress and truvada for month and half and notice increased in blood pressure and any else had this problem. Will isentress cause this problem. Read more »

Isentress Drug - Side Effects?? HELP

Posted by design36, 1 Reply
I have been taking Isentress for about a month...Adnormal dreams, Insomnia, Excessive fatique have been side effects and seem to be ones for a lot of people. Does anyone have experience with this drug? Did the side effects get better? How long... Read more »

Isentress & Side Effects

Posted by design36, 3 Replies
I have been taking Isentress for about a month...Adnormal dreams, Insomnia, Excessive fatique have been side effects and seem to be ones for a lot of people. Does anyone have experience with this drug? Did the side effects get better? How long... Read more »