ATAZIP: Switching Away From Lopinavir/Ritonavir (July 25, 2007)
Switching from lopinavir/ritonavir (Kaletra) to atazanavir (Reyataz)/ritonavir (Norvir) maintains virologic efficacy and leads to sustained improvements in lipid levels. Graeme Moyle, M.D., reports.
In 4th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention, from TheBodyPRO.com
Atazanavir Has Similar Efficacy, Safety to Efavirenz (August 2, 2004)
Unlike most protease inhibitors, atazanavir appears not to increase cholesterol, triglycerides or blood-sugar levels, potentially making it a more attractive option for people at risk of developing cardiovascular disease, a Phase III study finds.
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