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new hiv meds 4 drugs in one pill taken once a day..

Hi Dr Ben,could you please tell me about this new 4 drugs in one pill, once a day... it sounds great.. when will it be out for general use ???thank you so much for your time..tim Gilead aims to start trials in 2009 of a new four-drugs-in-one-pill...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
hi Tim and thanks for your post.The so-called quad pill is indeed in development by Gilead-- it is a combination of the potential new boosting drug (ie, the long awaited replacement for Norvir) with Gilead's new integrase inhibitor and the... Read more »

Once a day pill?

Dear Friends:Thanks for having this section on the web.I am a gay hiv poz male living in NYC, I... Read more »

New Once a Day Quad Pill

Dear Dr. Young: Recently, my Dr. asked me to think about switching from Isentress/Truvada to the... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gilead, Bristol-Myers Squibb Develop Once-a-Day Pill for Treating HIV; Study Shows Pill More Effective Than Standard Regimen

Gilead and Bristol-Myers Squibb say they jointly have developed a once-a-day pill for treating HIV that is effective in suppressing HIV viral loads and has few side effects, according to a study published on Thursday in the New England Journal of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Food and Drug Administration Approves Once-a-Day Pill for HIV

Gilead Science's once-a-day HIV treatment that combines four HIV drugs into one tablet has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. Gilead says Stribild, previously known as Quad, will cost about $28,500 a year. Stribild is the third... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gilead, Bristol-Myers Squibb Submit Once-a-Day Combination Antiretroviral Pill for FDA Approval

Gilead and Bristol-Myers Squibb on Thursday announced they have submitted for FDA approval an application to sell and market a "one pill", once daily antiretroviral treatment regimen that combines BMS' Sustiva and Gilead's Truvada, Reuters ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Approves Gilead, Bristol-Myers Squibb Once-a-Day Combination Antiretroviral Pill

FDA on Tuesday as expected approved Gilead and Bristol-Myers Squibb 's once daily antiretroviral treatment regimen called Atripla, which combines BMS' Sustiva and Gilead's Truvada into a single pill, for sale and marketing in the U.S., the ... Read more »
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Atripla Once a day

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I was jsut prescribed by my doctor, the drug Atripla. It wasnt even in the CVS pharmacy computer yet...or on their shelves....i jsut found out I am positive and my viral load number wasnt good..81,000. So my doctor is putting me on this...anyone... Read more »

Complera, the new once-daily combo pill

Posted by bartleby
new treatment option. here's what you need to know.
Complera (rilpivirine/tenofovir/FTC) is like Atripla (efavirenz/tenofovir/FTC) except it replaces the Sustiva (efavirenz, Stocrin) arm with Edurant (rilpivirine). it has to be taken with a meal.... Read more »

One Pill a Day?

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
The Advocate.com

April 28, 2006

One-pill HIV regimen submitted for FDA review

Gilead Sciences and Bristol-Myers Squibb on Thursday submitted for review to the Food and Drug Administration their once-daily anti-HIV pill that contains a full three-drug... Read more »

single one a day pill

Posted by Anonymous
July 9, 2006
New Medicine for AIDS Is One Pill, Once a Day

By ANDREW POLLACK
The first complete treatment for AIDS that is taken once a day as a single pill is expected to be available soon.

The pill, which combines three drugs made by two companies,... Read more »