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Combination Therapy For Hiv And Aids

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HIV PEP combination therapy less than 4 weeks

Hi,I read that theretically the combination therapy (combovir plus kaletra) should have succeeded by now after two weeks. Is that correct? I know the WHO guidelines say 4 weeks.Regards,Alex
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Alex,I certainly would not trust "theoretically" in this case! PEP should be taken for a full 28-day course. Dr. Bob Read more »

Diet Pills (Phentermine) & HIV combination therapy

Hello,I am a 25 year old male who is 40 pounds overweight. I am currently on combination of... Read more »

hiv pregnant on combination therapy

I discovered i was pregnant on my 5th week of pregnancy and i was on combination therapy i.e.... Read more »
Articles
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Triple Combination Therapy Including Indinavir is Effective in Advanced AIDS

...developed a kidney stone which required drug discontinuation. The study has been extended and all patients have been offered triple combination therapy. Read more »
The Body PRO

Abstract No. 636: The Long Term Response to Combination Therapy Commenced Early in HIV Infection: 3 Year Follow-Up: What's Happened Since Vancouver?

...mind that what is now available is monumentally more successful than what was available before protease inhibitors continuing combination therapy. There was clearly an overreaction at the time to suggest that triple combination drugs including... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Compare Different Antiretroviral Combination Therapies' Ability to Suppress Viral Loads in Patients on Initial Treatment of HIV-1 Infection

... A triple-combination therapy that includes the antiretroviral drug efavirenz is the most effective among two other widely used antiretroviral regimens at Read more »
Tibotec Therapeutics

Prezista Now Available for Pediatric Patients Six Years of Age and Older as Part of HIV Combination Therapy

...October 2008, PREZISTA received traditional (full) approval for treatment-nave and treatment-experienced adult patients as part of combination therapy. The pediatric indication for PREZISTA is based on 24-week analyses of pharmacokinetics,... Read more »
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HIV Antibodies

Posted by Anonymous
...I read in a gay & Lesbian Newspaper yesterday about the possobility that combination therapy is making people contract HIV & AiDS and that not all HIV tests that say you are positive are correct. If anyone has any information Read more »

HIV/AIDS drugs saved my life!

Posted by bradford
...that they would be much improved from the drugs used in earlier years. It worked out for me in the long run. Without the drug combination therapy, I would not have survived. They saved my life! Without the availability of these drugs, there... Read more »

Possible HIV, School, Meds, Advice???

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...since I don't have a steayd income, would pay for meds, but sadly, I think one has to have full blown AIDS to get Medicaid for combination therapy. I am majoring in a liberal arts subject, so my career prospects are not very high on the moneywise... Read more »

Safe, Natural & Effective HIV/AIDS Treatment

Posted by MICA_INC, 1 Reply
...interested in MM-1, so that they can consider and help to Sponsor the MM-1 Clinical Trials, in order to assist those Persons with HIV/AIDS to obtain the MM-1 HIV/AIDS Treatment FREE of CHARGE, IF they qualify and are in the sponsored MM-1... Read more »