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Condition: HIV
9/27/2013 8:41:52 AM

Reviewer: anon., 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Side effects began in first two weeks. Right side eyelid twitching, right arm twitching, numbness in right leg turning to a constant pain in right leg. Difficulty breathing, anxiety to the point of thinking I may cause harm to someone, mouth sores , genital sores, insomnia, fatigue and some itching. I also read that this drug is a drug of last resort when all others will not work. My doctor said t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: HIV
12/11/2012 12:02:53 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: HIV
10/5/2012 11:25:58 PM

Reviewer: suzyq, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have a very bad phobia of swallowing pills so I was glad there's an option of dissolving it, which is very simple. Almost like taking a Goody Powder.

Condition: HIV
7/26/2012 10:57:56 PM

Reviewer: Daviator, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The formulation of this pill is not just inconvenient, it's dangerous. Upon contact with the slightest moisture (i.e. as soon as it hits your tongue) it disintegrates into a sticky, chalky blob which often sticks in the throat and causes gagging and/or pain (sometimes it sticks and I can't get it to go down no matter how much I drink.) But last week it actually somehow blocked my airway, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: HIV
7/17/2011 2:09:41 AM

Reviewer: ggreenleaf, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I don't usually have any trouble swallowing pills even without water but these pills almost seem like they were designed to be difficult to swallow. Make sure you have plenty of something available to drink to wash them down - you'll never get them down otherwise.

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