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Can You Ever Stop Haart

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Ask the Experts

H. Pylori, can i stop haart ?

i have helicobacter pylori infection, and also taking haart (efavirenz, lamivudine and zidovudine). Can i stop haart for a few weeks ? while i am taking the treatment for h. Pylori ?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Should be able to take treatment for H pylori and still continue your current ART regimen. Do not recommend stopping ART in your situation. KH... Read more »

should I stop HAART to begin HepC therapy?

I began HAART treatment 1-1/2 years ago on a regimen of Tenofovir, ABC/3TC Combo and Virmaune and... Read more »

stopping HAART in asymptomatic patients

Since there are experts that advise witholding HAART in asymptomatic patients, should I stop... Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Stopping Your HAART?

Perhaps the most sobering statement of the entire conference was that of British physician Dr. Brian Gazzard, who said, "The patients who have done best are those who have lived long enough to realize that my previous advice was incorrect." (He was... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Initial HAART With a PI Versus a NNRTI: Discrepancies Between Direct and Indirect Meta-Analyses

Roger Chou of Oregon Health and Science University and colleagues reviewed 12 trials over 24 weeks comparing non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-based highly active antiretroviral treatment, which can sometimes be administered once... Read more »

HIV Persistence in Patients on HAART: Re-Evaluating Prospects for Eradication

Plenary moderator: Good morning, and first, congratulations to the award recipient, and it is my pleasure to introduce the first speaker for the plenary session this morning. Dr. Robert Siliciano is a member of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute... Read more »

During First 45 Days Post HAART Initiation Patients Hospitalized Most Often for Non-AIDS-Defining Infections

My name is Steve Berry, and I'm with Johns Hopkins University. I'm presenting the results of a prospective observational study showing the reasons for hospitalizations in HIV-infected patients after HAART initiation. We looked at 2,000 people in... Read more »
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1 in 7 patients given early HAART could manage without it later, researchers estimate

Posted by ashler1977
"14 adult patients who also started a course of ART soon after infection, who subsequently stopped it, and have not had to re-start because they have largely and in eight cases completely maintained undetectable viral loads for at least four years... Read more »

Stopping Treatment *DELETED*

Posted by Britboy100, 2 Replies
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Stopping Therapy for Mycobaterium Avium Infection

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Within the past month and a half, my partner has become sick. He has consistantly [consisted] tested negative for HIV. He has been diagnosed with a mycobacterium avium infection in his bone marrow. Unfortunately the treatment looks pretty harsh from... Read more »