Dapsone And Aids
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,1. I would advise not taking expired medications.2. As you have no history of allergy to Bactrim, I would advise you fill the prescription and take it as directed. The overall risk of drug allergy to Bactrim remains small.3. I agree you need... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillDear Martin-Dapsone is an antibiotic that is used mostly as an alternative to trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (Septra or Bactrim) to prevent or treat Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP).People with allergies to sulfa containing medications such as... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineDapsone is used in the setting of HIV infecition particlarly for prevention of Pneumocystis pneumonia in persons intolerant to standard sulfa-trimethoprim. A small percent of persons taking dapson develop serious side effects that can include skin... Read more »
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Posted by southerncharm, 1 ReplyI have used Bactrim only to discover that I'm allergic to sulfabiotics; finding out the hard way was not fun. I switched to Dapsone and within a week I had hives again, at that point I decided to switch doctors because I was also dealing with a... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesICQ? hiv+85/aids91: want contact w/PWAs w/neurological probs more
than OIs (Opportunistic Infections).
I was infected w/hiv in 6/85 by a man who had forged hospital
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