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Generic Marinol Products

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ugandan Pharmaceutical Plant Begins Production of Generic Antiretrovirals

A pharmaceutical plant in Uganda this week will begin production of generic antiretroviral drugs following an order from the Ugandan government for drugs worth 17 billion Ugandan shillings, or about $10 million, the East African Business Week ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Production of Generic Antiretroviral Drug Combination Could Begin in March, South Africa's Aspen Pharmacare Says

The production of a generic antiretroviral drug combination that was recently approved by FDA could begin as early as March or April, expanding treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS in the 12 African countries covered under the President's... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Generic Drug Companies in Brazil, India Face Obstacles in Antiretroviral Production Under WTO Agreement

Brazilian generic pharmaceutical company Laboratorio Cristalia and other generic drug makers in Brazil and India could "face potential political, bureaucratic and financial obstacles that could prevent them from selling a single dose of a lifesaving... Read more »
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how to get assistance for wasting products?

Hi Nelson,Regards to all your great work! Nelson, is there any way to get some type of assistance to aid one in buying products as megace, oxandrin, or serotism? They are all too expensive for most of us to afford? How can you afford therapy?...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
George:Yes, every company has a patient assistance program. The bests are the ones from BTG (Oxandrin), Unimed (Anadrol, Androgel, Marinol). Serono's (growth hormone) is a lot harder to get in (lots of forms to fill out by your doc) but you can... Read more »

cipla products

I've been using a combination of Combivir and Nevirapine for almost 3 years now and Im doing OK. My insurance now change its suplier to Duovir and Nevimune (From Cipla labs) and I would like to know if these products compare in quality with...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Cipla has been one of the leading generic suppliers of HIV medications to the developing world. If you have any questions you should contact them (here is the <a href="" target=_new>web site</a>) and ask... Read more »

T-1249 how can we help bring this product to faster approval in US?

Dr. Young,I have heard that t-1249, t-20's cousin is more potent in clinical trials? I was wondering what have you heard about this compound and also how can we help in bringing this hiv product to approval faster.And Dr. Young, this is for...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
T-1249 is the second fusion inhibitor from Roche-- the follow up to enfuvirtide. Very promising potency and resistance properties have been shown in clinical trials (see our conference coverage for more details).Your question about how to bring... Read more »

is generic Altripla safe?

An online Candian Pharmacy offers a generic version of Altripla at about ten dollars per pill. Is generic Altripla safe?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Generic Atripla is being made by at least one Indian manufacturer (Cipla product called Viraday). I haven't seen any specific information about it but I would generally assume that it would be roughly equivalent to brand name Atripla. If any... Read more »
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Posted by RayZ, 2 Replies
Hello folks - Question for the group. I have a friend that has Marinol left over from bad times with HIV. She doesn't want to take any longer and asked if OK to sell. Any input? Appreciate your comments. Read more »


Posted by slitter028, 2 Replies
I'm thinking about asking my doc for marinol....I am honest with her about smoking weed, and i would like to quit smoking everything, weed and cigs, but without weed i would have NO appetite, not to mention the other beneficial effects it provides,... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Since my appetite has decreased my Doctor has given me a script
for Marinol. It does increase my appetite but I can't control the
effects it has on me. I take 2.5 mg three times a day before meals.
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