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Can Anti Hiv Drugs Reduce Hiv Transmission

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Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
HelloI am not familiar with any published peer-reviewed and scientifically rigorous articles on "Hootone" treatments for HIV infection. ThanksJoe Read more »

BF on anti hiv drugs I am not

Hello Dr Frascino and I hope youand your partner are doing well :) My partner is on Atripla and... Read more »

help with my anti-hiv drugs lebanon

Dear Dr.,First I would like to say that your forum is helpful in so many ways.It was one week ago... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Anti-HIV Drugs Slash Risk of Virus Transmission by 92 Percent

...also prevent its spread. In a trial involving heterosexual couples where one partner was HIV-infected and the other was not, AIDS drugs reduced the risk of viral transmission to the uninfected partner by 92 percent. In seven African countries,... Read more »
Body Positive

Anti-HIV Drugs: New Findings

...(delavirdine) several years ago. The likely explanation is a problem called cross-resistance. HIV can mutate in ways that stop anti-HIV drugs from working. This is called drug resistance. When HIV mutates in a way that stops one NNRTI-type... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Weekly Cycles of Once-Daily Anti-HIV Drugs Could Reduce Cost of HIV Treatment

...Health (NIH), researchers have shown that it may be feasible to treat HIV-infected patients with a simple, once-daily regimen of anti-HIV drugs given in pre-planned, 7-day-on, 7-day-off cycles. This approach is known formally as "short-cycle... Read more »
Project Inform

NIH Study Cautions Use of St. Johns Wort with Anti-HIV Drugs

...this study illustrates, there's a definite potential for some herbal and nutritional supplements to lower the effectiveness of anti-HIV drugs or other medications. Individuals who use complementary therapies should always discuss possible... Read more »
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search for HIV/AIDS drugs

Posted by Anonymous
...Search for HIV/AIDS drugs by just leaving your computer on. See FightAIDS@home for details. Read more »

U.S. Issues Warning on Use of Anti-AIDS Drug

Posted by Anonymous
...nevirapine after possible occupational exposure to the AIDS virus risk potentially life-threatening side effects from the anti-AIDS drug, federal health officials said on Thursday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said it... Read more »

HIV/AIDS drugs saved my life!

Posted by bradford
...HIV/AIDS drugs saved my life! From the time I was told I had six months to live by an AIDS specialist in 1985, I learned from other people Read more »

Women don't get Aids unless they are drug users

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was a drug user and was "labelled" hiv positive (meaning I had the antibodies against hiv which usually under every other disease means you are immune) anyway, it almost killed me when I started taking those toxic pills. aAnd then I decided to... Read more »