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Who Takes Kaletra

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can i stop taking kaletra?

hi, i am a 45 y/o male,quite fit and healthy apart from hiv. i started treatment when my cd4 was only 100,my v/l was very high. i am on truvada, isentress, and kaletra. my cd4 is now 500, v/l undetectable. i have been on this regime for 1 year with...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

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

North Shore University Hospital
...Thanks for your question.The answer is : it depends. You were started on a 4 drug regimen (2 in truvada, a boosted PI with kaletra and the integrase inhibitor). Usually we would start with 3 active drugs. If your virus had some resistance... Read more »

Taking Kaletra when traveling

Currently, I am HIV+ and taking Kaletra. However, I am planning to take a vacation in Europe. I am... Read more »

Need to stop taking kaletra ASAP!!!

Hi,I am a 30 year old female was put on Combivir when I was pregnant. My VL dropped from 85000 to... Read more »
Abbott Laboratories

Medication Guide for Kaletra

...adherence to directions for the use of a product are essential to its effectiveness. The text of the new Medication Guide for Kaletra follows. Medication Guide KALETRA ® (kuh-LEE-tra) (lopinavir/ritonavir) Tablets KALETRA ® ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Lopinavir + Ritonavir (Kaletra)

...taken with a small amount of ritonavir, another protease inhibitor. See Fact Sheet 442 for more information on ritonavir. Kaletra® is a combination of lopinavir and ritonavir in the same tablet. In developing countries, Kaletra is sold as... Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About Kaletra (Lopinavir/Ritonavir) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...Side Effects | Drug Interactions | Switching Formulations | Monotherapy Starting Treatment I recently started Kaletra. My viral load dropped from 4000 to 150 in two months. Is this good or should I have reached an undetectable... Read more »
Project Inform

CASTLE Study Compares Reyataz to Kaletra

...taking Reyataz (atazanavir) boosted with Norvir (ritonavir) once daily had HIV levels below 50 copies compared to those taking Kaletra (lopinavir + ritonavir) twice daily. The study also found similar rates but different types of side effects for... Read more »
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Kaletra body changes..

Posted by Lovinlife, 1 Reply
...I recently started taking Kaletra. Has anybody experienced body changes on Kaletra? My doctor didn't mention anything about it but after looking on line, I see Read more »


Posted by Lovinlife, 3 Replies
...Has anybody taken kaletra? I just started it. Am wondering what I can expect....... Read more »

Use of medication Kaletra

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...WANTED "KALETRA" USERS Individuals currently taking the medication KALETRA are invited to participate in a "quality of life" study, consisting Read more »

kaletra side effects

Posted by brendaelisa, 4 Replies
...Does anybody knows if kaletra's side effect is excesive diharrea. My cousin has hiv-type 1 and we are giving him Kaletra but it is giving him a masive diharrea Read more »