Positively Aware Reyataz

Reyataz

atazanavir sulfate, or atazanavir (ATV)

Recommended as component of initial regimen in certain clinical situations
Protease Inhibitor

Standard Dose

For most treatment-naïve (first time on HIV therapy) and treatment-experienced individuals, the dose is one 300 mg capsule plus 100 mg Norvir or 150 mg Tybost once daily with food. Must be taken in combination with another antiretroviral(s) which does not contain this drug or medication from the same drug class. See package insert for dosing recommendations during pregnancy, liver or kidney impairment, and with certain drug interactions. Capsules also available in 150 mg and 200 mg. Take Norvir or Tybost at same time as Reyataz. Pediatric dose with 50 mg oral powder available based on body weight for children at least 3 months of age weighing at least 11 pounds (5 kg).

Take missed dose as soon as possible, unless it’s closer to the time of your next dose. Do not double up on your next dose. Swallow capsules whole—do not open or mix with anything. Oral powder may be used by adult patients who cannot swallow the capsules.

Manufacturer

Bristol-Myers Squibb
reyataz.com
(800) 321-1335

AWP

300 mg, 30 capsules: $1,739.30/month
Generic atazanavir; 300 mg, 30 capsules: $1,565.37/month

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