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Phentermine And HIV Medicine Interactions

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Diet Pills (Phentermine) & HIV combination therapy

Hello,I am a 25 year old male who is 40 pounds overweight. I am currently on combination of reyataz and combivir. My doctor told me to just try excercisng and eating right to lose the weight. A friend of mine who is not hiv positive and is taking...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.I'm not aware of any specific drug-drug interaction between your meds, though I doubt that this has been formally evaluated. Nevertheles, any patient that has persistent shortness of breath has a medical condition that... Read more »

Ayurvedic medicines with HIV antibody interaction before testing

Hi Doc,It is already known and published that there is no criteria/ restriction( foods , medicines... Read more »

interaction of medicines

Can i take in the same time acyclovir tablets for herpes zoster while taking combivir and efavirenz... Read more »
Articles
Clinton Foundation, Pfizer Inc and Mylan Inc

President Clinton, Pfizer and Mylan Announce New Agreements to Lower Prices of Medicines for Patients With Drug-Resistant HIV in Developing Countries

Pfizer commits to improve access through a 60 percent price decrease to $1 per dose on drug to treat TB in patients taking second-line HIV/AIDS medications. Once-daily four-drug combination for "second-line" treatment of HIV/AIDS available from... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Recycling HIV Drugs: Exporting Medicine, Experience, and Hope

This article is about a program started by HIV-positive people in New York to send surplus HIV medicines to people who need them in Latin America. Despite the desperate need for HIV treatment in parts of the developing world with soaring rates of... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Clinical Trial Information

Baylor College of Medicine Galveston Montrose Clinic Baylor College of Medicine Researchers are looking into ways fat cells and fat metabolism are different in people with HIV. Studies can offer compensation ($) and free parking to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

University of Pittsburgh Team Finds "Achilles Heel" of Key HIV Replication Protein

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine researchers report they have developed a way to track -- and perhaps block -- the activity of Nef, an HIV protein that is critical to HIV replication. According to researcher Thomas Smithgall, Ph.D., the... Read more »
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Free HIV medicine

Posted by new2this2010, 1 Reply
I have figured out a way to get my HIV medication for free. It does not cost me one penny at all, thank God! Im sure no one is interested so I wont bother posting the details. Read more »

HIV medicines

Posted by Anonymous
Do you need ANY HIV related drug or any Opportunistic Infection medication, such as: Zerit (d4T), AZT, Abacavir, ddI, ddC, Crixivan, Fortovase, Saquanavir, Viracept, Virammune, Diflucan, any protease inhibitor available at the pharmacy? Do you need... Read more »

HIV - Medicine Early? Support?

Posted by bigdog2007, 3 Replies
In Late-January of 2006, i was a male victim of sexually assault. I went to a local urgent care, and they advised me to get a HIV test. I did get a test, and the test results for RNA came back positive. The ELISA test came back negative. I... Read more »

EXPIRED HIV MEDICINES

Posted by Queenster, 1 Reply
Hiya all, is so sad in some part of the World like Africa more especially Ghana where expired drugs are given to hiv positive people. I don't know which organisation or how the drugs gets to Ghana, but it is so bad to give expired drugs persons... Read more »