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An Overview of Crixivan (Indinavir)

Brand Name: Crixivan Other Name(s): IDV, indinavir sulfate Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors

Indinavir (Crixivan)

What Is Indinavir? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Indinavir? Indinavir is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART). It i...


Brand name: Crixivan Generic name: indinavir sulfate (indinavir), or IDV Class: Protease inhibitor (PI) Manufacturer: Merck and Co.,, (800) 850-3430 AWP: $548.12/month for 180 400 mg capsules Standard Dose: STANDARD DOSE: Rarely us...

Crixivan (Indinavir)

Crixivan 400-mg capsules are semi-translucent white capsules coded with "CRIXIVANTM 400 mg" in green. Other dose formulations of Crixivan are available. Dosing may vary. Background and Description Dose Food Restrictions Storage Patient Assis...


Abacavir vs. Indinavir in Therapy-Naive People (CNA3014)

Preliminary 24-week data was presented of an ongoing trial comparing abacavir to indinavir (taken three times a day). Both regimens include Combivir (zidovudine + 3TC). The 342 treatment-naive people in this trial had viral loads above 5,000 copies, ...


Co-Administration of Indinavir 1,200 mg (IDV) and Nelfinavir (NFV) 1,250 mg in a Twice Daily Regimen: Preliminary Safety, Pharmacokinetic (PK) and Anti-Viral Activity

Based on previous efficacy data on other dual protease inhibitor combinations, this study combining the use of IDV with NFV was undertaken to determine the PK and antiviral activity of the combination that allows for favorable twice daily dosing of I...


Antiviral Activity and Acceptance of Two Different Triple Combinations

d4T + Indinavir + 3TC Vs d4T + Indinavir + ddI In this study by a Spanish research group led by N. Villalba, 96 AZT-experienced patients with fewer than 350 CD4 cells/mm3 received standard doses of the nucleoside analog d4T in combination with the p...


Session 50, Abstract 379: Combination Therapy with AZT + 3TC + Indinavir vs. d4T + 3TC + Indinavir in Pretreated Patients with Less than 200 CD4/mm3

In this non-randomized study, Dr. Rubio and colleagues looked at the efficacy and tolerance of combination therapy with AZT + 3TC + indinavir as compared to d4T + 3TC + indinavir. They enrolled forty-four pre-treated patients (either AZT and/or ddI a...


Foods You Can Eat When You Take Crixivan

When Crixivan® (indinavir) was first approved by the F.D.A., individuals who took this potent inhibitor of HIV protease were told to take it two hours after -- and one hour before -- eating a meal. This restriction was imposed because foods, especial...


Hey! You CAN Eat With Crixivan

According to Merck (the company who makes the stuff), you can take Crixivan with certain foods. We found this out thanks to Liv, a wonderful colleague of ours. Glad they finally told us. It's best to take Crixivan on an empty stomach. The emptier yo...