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Getting A Prescription For Enfuvirtide

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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

... en-FYOO-vir-tide --> Brand Name: Fuzeon Other Name(s): DP 178, DP178, Enfuvirtida, Pentafuside, T 20, T-20, T20 Drug Class: Entry and Fusion Inhibitors Enfuvirtide, also known as Fuzeon or T-20, is a type of medicine called a fusion inhibitor. Fusion inhibitors work by blocking HIV from entering human cells. HIV/AIDS-Related
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Prescription Vitamins

I work for American Express and they provide free prescription vitamins to all exployees. I asked my doctor to write a prescription but he did not seem to know which one to choose. I take 100 mcg of selenium a day and an over-the-counter...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
There are 58 vitamins listed in the PDRhttp://www.pdr.net/druginformation/HomeSearchResultsn.aspx?ToUse=DB&SearchTerm=vitaminFind out what vitamins are included in the AMEX insurance formulary and email me back. I can help you decide.Nelson Read more »

Injection of T-20 (Enfuvirtide)

Hello, I'm a physician treating a patient with T-20. The injections have been causing him reactions at the site - namely erythema, nodules, pruritus, ecchymosis, pain and discomfort. What techniques do you use or recommend to lessen these ISR's? ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Some patients have reported less ISRs with use of the BioInjector system for Fuzeon (an air gun). Cooling the inject site with ice packs for some while for others heat/message has helped. Since there likely will be a number of new HIV drugs active... Read more »

WAITING FOR A REPLY FROM DR. BOB??? PLEASE READ THIS!

WAITING FOR A REPLY FROM DR. BOB???? PLEASE READ THIS!
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...running from the President!" No more stay the course! Hmmm . . . course??? What course????Gosh, what a bunch of dodo birds! Is it 2008 yet?Ciao, Dr. BobTranscript of The Body's Live Chat on Fatigue and Anemia With Dr. Bob Frascino September 27,... Read more »

Starting Fuzeon

I asked the following question and was appeanantly misunderstood. The question could be restated as how do we know when a treatment should be started and what is the patient's role in this decision.The question: I am the first consumer member of the...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your question.I can appreciate that enfuvirtide (Fuzeon) is very expensive, but if your state is paying $10,000 per week, you're getting a raw deal. (I think that the price Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Enfuvirtide (Fuzeon)

... What Is Enfuvirtide? Who Should Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Enfuvirtide Taken? What Are The Side Effects? How Does It React Read more »
The Well Project

Getting HIV Drugs

...Clinical Trials Buyers' Club Seeking Help Health Insurance Health insurance usually covers most of the cost of your prescription drugs. The best way to get health insurance is to go to work for an employer who provides it. If you do... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Safer Injection Guidelines That Can Reduce Health Risks Including Getting Infected With HIV or Hep

...you inject. You can get new syringes in exchange for used ones at needle exchange programs or you can purchase them without a prescription in some pharmacies in some states such as California. Needle exchanges and other harm reduction programs... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Fuzeon

... Common Name: enfuvirtide or T-20 Brand Name: Fuzeon Class: HIV fusion inhibitor (a type of entry inhibitor) Standard dose: One subcutaneous Read more »
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