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Emtriva Prescribing Information

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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... Read more »

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... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC)

...to those for both of the medicines separately. (See individual drug fact sheets for emtricitabine and tenofovir DF for more information.) Individuals with advanced kidney disease should not take Truvada. Individuals should tell a doctor about any... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

...for each of the medicines separately. (See individual drug fact sheets for efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir DF for more information.) Children should not take Atripla. Possible Side Effects Along with its desired effects, Atripla can... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Epzicom/Kivexa (Abacavir + Lamivudine)

...CD4 cell count, your viral load, any symptoms you are having, and your attitude about taking ART. Fact Sheet 404 has more information about guidelines for the use of ART. Epzicom should not be used by people under 13 years old or people with a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

U.S. Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines

...www.aidsinfo.nih.gov/ ; choose "Guidelines." Viral Load and CD4 Cell Testing Viral load and CD4 cell tests provide critical information for decisions on antiretroviral therapy (ART). Before changing treatment, the tests should be repeated to... Read more »
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Husband just diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by jillymae06, 8 Replies
My husband of 13 years has just been diagnosed with AIDS... we skipped the HIV+ part and went right to full-blown AIDS. I am scared and angry at the same time. He has battled oral thrush for over a year now and his first doctor never suggested an... Read more »

information

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...of birth reduces the transmission rate of HIV by half compared with a similar short course of AZT (Azidothymidine). For more information on preventing transmission from mother to child, go to http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/guidelines. Saliva Although... Read more »

atripla

Posted by tuffnftl, 3 Replies
hey guys i just started the new drug atripla, any advice, help scared to death of new things open to suggestions Read more »

todays paper...

Posted by AIDS2HIV, 1 Reply
...condoms. This kind of use could lead to drug resistance and is one reason officials are rushing to expand studies. "We need information about whether this approach is safe and effective" before recommending it, said Dr. Susan Buchbinder, who... Read more »