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Can I Afford Hiv Medicine

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Affordable HIV Meds in Third World Country

Hi, I am from Philippines and living with HIV in my country is a bit hard as there are no available HIV medicines which were developed recently such as atripla, complera, and stribild. We have medicines but the only available are those approved 10...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
There are some internet pharmacies through which generic versions of Atripla (ie drug manufactured in India) are available for reduced prices by US standards. I would ask your HIV physician and local community based organizations if they are aware... Read more »

Make only 12,000 a year, how can i afford meds?

Dr. Young,Hi I have a real problem. I make only 12,000 a year and there is no way i will be able... Read more »

can't afford meds even with insurance!

i have been dealing with being HIV positive for around 20 years. stayed in a working arena where i... Read more »
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HIV Care and the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act: The name alone is enough to make the eyes of clinicians and patients alike glaze over. Yet the impact of the ACA (colloquially called Obamacare) has the potential to be massive when it comes to access to clinical care for... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Drugs for HIV/AIDS, Other Diseases Should Be Made More Affordable, Accessible, Advocates Say at Intellectual Property Rights Conference

Drugs for HIV/AIDS and other disease should be affordable and accessible to all people who need them, advocates from 15 countries who met recently in New Delhi to examine issues surrounding intellectual property rights said, the Hindustan Times ... Read more »
Fair Pricing Coalition

Health Insurance Marketplace Plans and People Living With HIV and/or Viral Hepatitis: The Success of the Affordable Care Act Requires Fair Drug Pricing and Access

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has the potential to vastly improve health care coverage in the United States. This is a welcome development for the Fair Pricing Coalition (FPC), which has consistently advocated for improved access to affordable... Read more »
Lambda Legal

Lambda Legal Gathers Over 130 HIV Advocacy Organizations to Support Affordable Care Act

Chicago, Ill. -- Lambda Legal released a list of 130 HIV and health care advocacy and direct service organizations who have endorsed Lambda Legal's friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the Affordable Care Act. The... Read more »
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Where to fill prescriptions affordably

Posted by joejoe, 1 Reply
I have been doing some research for a family member who is HIV-positive about where to get medication without going bankrupt. I came across a new website www.1800USAVERX.com that has promise.

Has anyone seen this one? It looks pretty good great... Read more »

AIDS Medicine Recycling Project

Posted by Anonymous
Hi!

Our organization, Recycle4Life, collect unused AIDS/HIV medications and deliver them overseas at no charge to people who cannot afford them or dont have access to them at all. Visit our web site www.recycle4life.org.

Marina Tonkonogy

Recycle4Life

818... Read more »

Dying from AIDS for lack of medicine

Posted by BabyPeanut, 3 Replies


Dying from AIDS for lack of medicine

More than 36 million people are living with HIV or AIDS. Ninety percent are living in developing countries where the high prices of medications are effectively condemning them to death. Without drastic changes to...
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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 »