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Affordable Cost HIV Meds In US

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What is the cost of HIV meds?

I recently have been infected with HIV. Unfortunatly im not on any health insurance plan. Can I afford treatment without or should I get on Health insurance before I start treatment? What is the average cost going to be for me?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...treatment naive patients on medications through clinical (drug) studies.So, long before you assume that you must shoulder the entire cost of medications and treatments, you should explore your options and get the best advice possible.Good luck, BY Read more »

The cost of meds and insurance

My partner is HIV positive and currently receives meds through a government program that covers all... Read more »

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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

...(If you're thinking about using a fertility clinic, be sure to get information about all the services you will need and their costs.) "I ruled out intrauterine insemination because of the cost, but it is an option." If you and your partner(s)... Read more »
The Body

What's New at The Body, June 20, 2007

...infant, and for years his adoptive mother, who was caring for three other children with HIV, couldn't afford the cost of HIV meds. Fortunately, she was able to scrape together the money to put him on treatment in the nick of time.... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Is the National HIV/AIDS Strategy Good for Black Americans? Part 2: Increasing Access to Care

...life-sustaining antiretroviral meds to low-income people with HIV/AIDS, many of whom could not otherwise afford the $25,000 annual cost of treatment. Clients of ADAP, which is a Ryan White program, are disproportionately Black (pdf). Some of... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

10 Questions Answered: How Health Reform Affects People Living With HIV/AIDS

...discontinued, whether you change or lose jobs, retire, return to school or become too sick to work. The new law even subsidizes COBRA costs for those who can't afford to pay. 7. I want to switch insurers. Can I? Yes, although it may be hard... Read more »
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Cost of HIV meds!

Posted by spadude64, 2 Replies
...Luckily, I have medical insurance but I asked my pharmacist how much my meds cost and he told me 13 thousand dollars a year! I was shocked to hear that since I am only taking Sustiva and combivir. We, who are Read more »

Cost of Meds

Posted by Doyle, 6 Replies
...Just curious as to how much Hiv meds cost. I get mine free but was curious as to where i could find a list of the meds and the price of them. Read more »

People selling their hiv meds?

Posted by kev63, 1 Reply
Is it true that this goes on in N.Y. i read it but cant beleive thanks,an like where do these things take place,cant they stop it? Read more »

Free Hiv meds(generic) in Malaysia and Thailand?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...types of drug are available over there? I've done some googling and apparently both Malaysia as well Thailand are dispensing Hiv medications for free over there (generic). Read more »