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T-20 Side Effects

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Fuzeon (T-20) Side effects

Dear Doctors,My partner (Chris) has been positive since 1995. His doctor told us about Fuzeon last year, as he had developed resistance to every med available. His condition this past year has steadily deteriorated. Currently, his T cells are at...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...partner's doc may want to discuss the details with someoen from Roche to pin-down the likelihood that it was indeed a Fuzeon side effect given the limited treatment choices that are available. Sometimes fever is seen paradoxically when a person... Read more »

Can T-20 be effective after treatment stoppage?

My brother started T-20 last Wednesday and on Monday stopped as he in addition to the rest of the... Read more »
The Body PRO

Enfuvirtide Safe and Effective for Adolescents

...female, and roughly half were white race and half black. About 40% were of Hispanic ethnicity. Their baseline viral load was about 200,000, and their CD4 counts were about 70. At week 24, 71% were still on enfuvirtide. There were a variety of... Read more »

An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

... en-FYOO-vir-tide --> Brand Name: Fuzeon Other Name(s): DP 178, DP178, Enfuvirtida, Pentafuside, T 20, T-20, T20 Drug Class: Entry and Fusion Inhibitors Enfuvirtide, also known as Fuzeon or T-20, is a type of medicine called Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Enfuvirtide (Fuzeon)

... What Is Enfuvirtide? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Enfuvirtide Taken? What Are The Side Effects? How Does It React Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


...Pharmaceuticals and Trimeris, , , , 1 (877) 4-FUZEON (438-9366) Potential side effects and toxicity: The most common are Injection Site Reactions (ISRs), which occur in virtually all... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Would like to know if anyone has tried T-20, and what kind of results and side effects have you experienced. Any information would be appreciated as I will problably be going on it soon as part of salvage therapy. Read more »


Posted by stevenv67, 2 Replies to chat with others who have tried, or are currently on, T-20. What kind of results have you experienced and if any side effects, what type? Read more »

AIDS Treatment

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...miracle drugs. And they are--giving new life to patients who thought they had no future. With some new medications, however, side effects don't show up in clinical trials, arising only after the drugs are in much wider use. Among the first... Read more »

Infuzeeon - anybody tried it?

Posted by ScotCharles, 2 Replies
...get about on my own. I feel much more free and comfortable. Maybe I could be compliant with a new med regimen. If the side effects of Infuzeon are bad, however, compliance will become a problem again. I can't bear too much more pain and... Read more »