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Lamivudine And Zidovudine Medication
Many side effects: Combivir (lamivudine and zidovudine) has many side effects and some side effects like headache and neuropathy, anemia, neutropenia and thrombocytopenia, hepatic toxicity and lactic acidosis and loss of appetite and loss of weight to list a few can make you stop the cmbivir compond. ...Read more
Yes: This is a class c drug so there are some possible effects on the fetus. However, if you are on this drug then not taking it while pregnant can cause more problems for the baby. You should never stop this class of medications without taking to you infectious disease doctor first. It is vitally important that you stay on your meds so that you stay healthy and the baby does not become infected. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Combivir (lamivudine and zidovudine) side effects how long would the fatigue and bone aches of combivir (lamivudine and zidovudine) last if i took only three so far, 2bd?
DISCUSS WITH YUR ID: You should discuss these side effects with your id doctor that if you should continue with the drug, sometime these side effects improve as you take the drug for few days. ...Read more
I am not overwgt.Nor do I no excercise. Take combivir (lamivudine and zidovudine) and sustiva meds for hiv. Can either/both cause blood sugar to rise? I just had pcp do a A1c tes
Hiv+, undet.Combivir, (lamivudine and zidovudine) sustiva.Glucose fasting 128.A1c <5.Take tricor 200mg.Eat well, exercise, 5'9 166. Don't eat sweets, drink.No history for dia.Whats happen?
Can you tell me for prevent HIV , taking zidovudine & lamivudine ( or combivir ) and isentress (raltegravir) it isenough as pep medicine?
Using lamivudine 150g/zidovudine 300g as p-exp. Prophylaxis. Physician says take two tablets daily. Is this not too much? [email protected]
Standard dose: That's the standard dose of lamivudine/zidovudine if used for treatment of HIV (1 tablet twice a day). However, in the U.S. We no longer used this combination for pep. ...Read more
Hi dr, I am on aluvia + lamivudine&zidovudine regime. in Feb I remove my secondary gp the hiv management doctor & didn't know that by removing her as my gp will cause problems for me. she has refused to see me. now I have been out of treat 4 months
Out of network : Hi . She can still see you if your out of network consults are available. ...Read more
No: Lmivudine is one of the earlier medications released for treating both HIV and hepatitis b but it is no longer considered adequate therapy for hepatitis b due to the risk of viral mutation leading to resistance to the medication within the first year or two of treatment. A much better choice would be tenofavir aka viread, (tenofovir) which has a much longer life-span comparatively. ...Read more
Usually well-tolerated.: Heptovir is the generic name for lamivudine, a hepatitis B drug. For the most part, it is usually well-tolerated. Anyone could have side effects from the medications, however. Contact your doctor immediately if you have severe muscle pain or cramping, a sign of an allergic reaction, or severe abdominal pain. Good luck. ...Read more
Im taking pantoprazole at 10 AM for 3 days now and also ARV cocktail of lamivudine, teno, and efav all in one at bedtime. Woud there be no drug interaction since its a 12hr difference between the two?
Just curious student: have new HIV drugs changed much since the days of azt (zidovudine)? Do new drugs like stribild have a chance of being resisted?
Antiretrovirals: The HIV mutates continuously, and this is one of several reasons why combination therapy with several drugs attacking the virus in different stages of its life cycle are necessary. Development of resistance is very common and when this happens, alteration of the therapeutic choices are often made. ...Read more
Unable to estimate: It is difficult to estimate how many lives a specific anti-hiv drug like 3tc (lamivudine) saved. This is because 3tc (lamivudine) is often one of three drugs used in an HIV drug regimen or "cocktail". The combination of 3 drugs, also called haart, or highly active anti-retroviral therapy, has saved many lives throughout the entire world and remains the mainstay of treatment. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my father takes lamivudine and tenofovir for his liver. do these drugs interact with milk thistle?
No Interaction: These medicines do not interact with Milk Thistle. However, before taking any new medications he should make sure his doctor knows about this so that possible interactions can be checked. ...Read more
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