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Didanosine Prescribing Information

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An Overview of Videx (Didanosine, ddI)

...other medications being taken, including prescription, nonprescription (over-the-counter), or herbal medications. Clinical Trials Click here to search for trials that use Didanosine. Manufacturer Information Didanosine Barr Laboratories Inc 2 Quaker Rd / PO Box D-2900 Pomona, NY 10970 Phone: 800-227-7522 Fax: 914-353-3843 Videx Bristol - Myers Squibb Co PO Box 4500 Princeton, NJ 08543-4500 Phone: 800-321-1335 ...
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Alternatives to Genotype Prescribed Truvada, Rayataz, and Norvir

My physician did a genotype on me for resistance to HAART meds, finding that Sustiva would not be tenable as part of my regimen. Instead my doctor put me on Truvada, Reyataz, and Norvir. I am extremely reluctant to take any of them due to...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

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

North Shore University Hospital
...(abacavir) are much less likley (if at all) to cause these fat changes. But since thay are all in the same family the package information has to list these effects for all of them and doesn't make the distinction above. The first choice of a... Read more »

My Doctor Won't Prescribe Steroids for my ED/Fatigue

Hi. I'm 40 years old, Poz Male, on Medicaid in New York City. For the last 10 years I've been on a cocktail of Norvir, Reyataz, and Truvada. As of 3 years ago I was also prescribed Zoloft for Depression and Anxiety. I've noticed a gradual drop in my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Check out the chapter in the archives of this forum dedicated to causes of HIV-associated fatigue. I'd suggest you peruse the information not only in the chapter on causes of HIV-associated fatigue but also in the chapters on treatment of... Read more »

Combivir prescribed for 7 days

dear Doc,I am 30yo male, that had a risk sex incident/expositium. My condon broke when i was having sex with a non-know HIV status female..8hrs after the incidente i start to take twice day Combivir. But the doctor that i visited prescribe it only...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...but as you've noted, standard procedure is to treat for 28 days.I'd contact your doctor to get a prescription to cover the additional days. Also, don't forget, that just because your taking PEP doesn't mean that you shouldn't get follow up... Read more »

How do I get my doc to prescribe Serostim?

My pharmacy plan covers serostim. My old doctor prescribed it for me but my new one will not. Its not an option to go back to my old doctor for a variety of reasons---mostly distance and different health coverage. How can i pursuade him to write me...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...thinks this is just fine? One you know what his objection is, you may be able to address it and get him to agree. I hope this information helps and best of luck! Read more »

An Overview of Crixivan (Indinavir)

...herbal medications. Clinical Trials Click here to search for trials that use Indinavir. Manufacturer Information Crixivan Merck & Company, Inc PO Box 4-ZB-714 West Point, PA 19486 Phone: 800-672-6372 Indinavir ... Read more »

An Overview of Rescriptor (Delavirdine)

...medications. Clinical Trials Click here to search for trials that use Delavirdine. Manufacturer Information Delavirdine Pfizer Inc 235 East 42nd Street New York, NY 10017-5755 Phone: 800-438-1985 Rescriptor ... Read more »
The Well Project

Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

...medication, check with your health careprovider to see if it can be combined safely with your other therapies Review the information that comes with each medication (the "packageinsert"), ask for this information for each drug that you are... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...of Health and HumanServices (DHHS), has put together a set of HIV treatment guidelines. Theguidelines provide a lot of useful information to help health care providersand HIV+ people make decisions about when to start, when to stop, and when... Read more »
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Bristol Myers Squibbs: Videx

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Gentlemen, Stay away from Videx it infected my pancreas and made me diabetic, apprantly it does that to a high percentage of people on it or as I also understand kills another hign percentage of them. What does Bristol Myers Squibbs do? Sell death... Read more »

time line

Posted by Anonymous
...issues once a test is developed. "If you get tested, this is America, and we have all of these computers, and we have all of this information sharing, so will your employer find out? Will your insurer find out? ... Will this knowledge be kept... Read more »


Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
I tested positive 3 days before Christmas and I think I am still numb to the fact. I haven't told any friends or family because I really don't know how and most are judgemental and I'm sure will walk away. But I guess if they do, then I didn't need... Read more »

Hiding behind HIV

Posted by Magnet, 4 Replies at making it as comfortable as possible for them. But perhaps not for me. I have scouted the internet, looking for information on the impact of HIV on a sero-discordant couple, and find mostly issues relating to exposure to, and... Read more »