|which drug is the best
May 30, 2004
My viral load is 115,000 and my t-cell is 375. should i start treatment or should i wait?
| Response from Dr. Young
Thanks for your question.
Assuming that you're currently asymptomatic, you don't need to start treatment immediately.
However, with a CD4 count of 375 (just above guideline recommendations of 350) and a relatively high viral load, the time to starting antiretrovirals is soon and you should have a discussion with your doctor about your options and plans for monitoring your health.
Good luck, BY
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