|New Videx Caplet
Oct 4, 2000
Thanks for your informative help. I am currently taking Videx liquid mixed with an antacid because I was unable to tolerate the Videx chewable tablets. When is the new Caplet of Videx to be released at pharmacy. Please help I'm tired of drinking this gross combination. Thanks! A PWA
Response from Dr. Pavia
The Videx capsule is eagerly awaited by tens of thousands of Videx chewers, dissolvers, and swillers. The data are before the FDA and the best guess seems to be that it will be approved in the 4th quarter of this year. However, second guessing the FDA is dangerous. The capsule is approved in France and has been since the summer. I expect it will lead to a lot of renewed enthusiasm for what might be the most durable, effective and foul tasting nucleoside analog.
Andrew T. Pavia, M.D.
CNS Consequences of Long Term HAART?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.