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Fuzeon Tablets

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Fuzeon tablets

hello- i was wondering if fuzeon is in tablet form? if not, is there another medication like it? also the other medication in its category is selzentry for ccr5- is that only a ccr5 medication or is it like fuzeon- thanks-...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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Hello and thanks for your post.Enfuvirtide (Fuzeon) is only available as a twice-daily subcutaneous injection and it is the only member of it's drug class.Maraviroc (Selzentry) is a different class of medications (CCR5 inhibitor).Both drugs... Read more »

Fuzeon Pain

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Fuzeon Help

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Learn More About Fuzeon

This material was developed independently through an unrestricted educational grant from Trimeris. To find out more about Fuzeon, including details on how to prepare and inject it, there are many support tools available from both the manufacturer... Read more »
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People Who Use Fuzeon May Be at 34 Percent Higher Risk for Pneumonia

The FDA announced April 28 that people living with HIV who take the entry inhibitor called Fuzeon (enfuvirtide) may be at higher risk for pneumonia. This news comes from a recently completed study that followed 740 people who took Fuzeon compared to... Read more »
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new to Fuzeon

Posted by Tscotty, 4 Replies
Last month after 13 years, millions of pills, and all the other stuff we go through - I saw "the" lab results indicating my complete resistance to every drug I have taken. Thursday I gave my first fuzeon injection -it sure was a scene. I actually... Read more »

FUZEON

Posted by Monchhichi, 2 Replies
Just a question I want to get feedback on...To anyone on Fuzeon...What type of side effects are you getting and injection site reactions? Does anyone have any tips they can give on ISR's? My husband has been on Fuzeon for over a year now and any... Read more »

New Fuzeon needles

Posted by Monchhichi
Just wanting to se what everyone who is on Fuzeon thinks of the new needles that are being supplied with the kit. Do you like them better or not? I know I personally do not like them. My husbands doctor is wondering and hopefully your input will... Read more »

Question about flying with Fuzeon and needles

Posted by rickincattco, 2 Replies
I would like to hear about peoples experiences with flying with Fuzeon viles and needles. With the events of last week I am wondering if any of those experiences will get worse. I am planning a trip in the Fall and would like to be prepared... Read more »