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Antiviral Drugs To Treat Hiv

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HCV / HIV antivirals' treating 1 desease affecting the other?

Does Atripla and Ziagen have any antiviral effects on HCV .... and does PegInterferon and/or ribavirin have any intiviral effects on HIV ..... just curious because I'm taking all four drugs. Do these drugs cause any cross resistence {like would...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...physician.The other reason I mention this is that there is some conflicting data as to whether Ziagen may interfere with HCV treatment results - however, other data do not suggest any effect of Ziagen at all so the "jury is still out" as they... Read more »

antiviral drugs

Hi,It is possible for an individual to contract hiv by mistakenly taking hiv antiviral drugs.I look... Read more »

side effects of HIV antiviral medications

Is it common for someone on HIV antiviral medications to experience very bad breath? IF so how is... Read more »
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Treatment Action Group

Other Antiviral Agents in Development

...inhibitors, there are candidates in development that inhibit additional targets: NS5a, alpha-glucosidase, and cyclophilin B. Other Antiviral Agents (oral) Product Manufacturer Status A-831 Arrow Therapeutics/Astra Zeneca Phase... Read more »
Women Alive

Street Drugs and HIV Drugs

...less decrease in heroin levels with ritonavir (Norvir). Marijuana There are no known drug/drug interactions. Methadone Most antiviral drugs used to treat HIV infection do not lower the levels of methadone in your blood stream. The only... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Questions & Answers: Antiviral Drugs, 2009-2010 Flu Season

...contact their healthcare provider for evaluation and possible early treatment if clinical signs or symptoms develop. Should antiviral agents be used for post exposure chemoprophylaxis in healthy individuals? Antiviral agents are... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Buzz: Taking Giant Steps Forward in Antiviral Drug Treatment

...used to treat people with HIV have historically been based on safety, as well as their effect on reducing viral load. Twenty antiviral agents are currently approved in the U.S. (not counting combination pills) and the ability to choose from... Read more »
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Fighting HIV with cancer drugs

Posted by new2this2010, 3 Replies
Looks very very promising: http://www.walb.com/global/story.asp?s=13054103 Read more »

Questionaire on AIDS and Treatment For HS Biology

Posted by thom26
...etc)? If so, please specify exact drugs and strength of drugs. 10. Are you on any pain medications or other drugs other than antiviral drugs? If so, please specify exact drugs and the strength of the drugs. 11. Do any of the drugs, especially... Read more »

Complete Panic

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I just got home from having sex with a friend and a stranger. I was at my sex buddies home and had top and bottom sex with both men UNPROTECTED. I am in a total panic right now and don't know what to do. I should have been wiser but one thing led to... Read more »

going through complete hell

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...experience.. I have been ill for the last 2 1/2 months and I'm scared to go to the Dr's office because I don't want him/her to find me HIV positive.. I would like to know first.. I have tested neg after 5mo, but continue to have body aches,... Read more »