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Interrupting HIV Regimen For Two Weeks

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Missing HIV Meds For 2 Weeks

Hello Dr. Henry. About two months ago, there was a hiccup in my insurance plan that covers my HIV+ boyfriend. I added in his SS# to the system, and for whatever reason, he was kicked off my plan all-together. I went back and forth with my insurance...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Most of the time a single 2 week lapse in meds will be OK though more of a problem with certain regimen such as Sustiva based treatment that have a lower threshold Read more »

HIV PEP combination therapy less than 4 weeks

Hi,I read that theretically the combination therapy (combovir plus kaletra) should have succeeded... Read more »

one tablet once per week future HIV treament

Hi Dr Keith,l have been told that a once per week tablet has been in lap work for future hiv... Read more »
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Undetected HIV-1 RNA,PCR at 17 weeks

Posted by roma2010, 2 Replies
...hiya all i have the results of my 17 close to 18 weeks results of a PCR RNA for HIV-1 and it was undetected testing was done by COBAS AmpliPrep (Roche Molecular systems) qualification Read more »

How conclusive is an Hiv test at four weeks?

Posted by worriedsick, 2 Replies
...grain of salt? Or is it a good step in the right direction? Does anyone know the level of conclusiveness after 30 days for an HIV test? Read more »

HIV acute viral syndrome on the 18th week

Posted by marinero, 1 Reply
...breakage) but i performed an unprotected cunnilingus last dec 2008, i am healthy for 4 and half months,no any disease until first week of may 2009 which is the 18th week since possible exposure, i got 4 day fever, rashes,diarrhea and muscle... Read more »

hiv test at 7 weeks

Posted by ironman82, 1 Reply
...last about 2 minutes and we have protected sex. After the exposure, i have some flu, joint arches but no fever. I got tested on week 7 and it came out negative. During waiting for the results, i always think negatively which make me cant sleep... Read more »