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HIV-2 and drug cocktails ?

Thanks for one of the best Global web HIV pages! Dose it exist anypapers/research on: if the "standard" drug cocktail work just as well/bad forHIV-2 as for HIV-1 ? From Curious European
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...vastmajority of persons infected with HIV-2 are in Western Africa. Since personsin Western Africa have virtually no access to drug "cocktails" (which arealmost exclusively available in "Developed" countries only ), we have almostno information... Read more »

Hiv cocktails

In 2001 I started the sustiva and truvada cocktail I was very fortunate to have had no major side... Read more »

effects of hiv cocktail on diabetic

Police officer must take hiv cocktail due to bite on hand from drug user. Officer is diabetic. ... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Drug Cocktails Saving Lives: Study

...Miguel A. Hernan, of the Harvard School of Public Health, and colleagues noted that while the 1996 introduction of AIDS drug cocktails has significantly improved immune function in patients, the impact of treatment on overall survival remained... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Therapy: Drug Cocktail Benefits Women With Advanced HIV/AIDS

...According to new US study of 1,132 HIV-infected women, women with advanced-stage HIV can benefit greatly from highly-active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) treatment. Read more »
PWA Health Group

Anti-HIV Medications + Street Drugs: Some Cocktails Don't Mix

...former drug users. Because there is so little hard information available on the specific hazards of mixing street drugs with anti-HIV therapies, we decided to ask Maia Szalavitz , illicit drug researcher par excellence, to get the scoop for us.... Read more »
The Body PRO

Expert Recommends "Prevention Cocktail" to Curb Epidemic of HIV Among U.S. Men Who Have Sex With Men

...expect big effects for long periods of time. I make an argument, and provide a design, for what I'm calling an "HIV prevention cocktail." What would a prevention cocktail look like? And how would we get this into the field? Those are the main... Read more »
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Is the triple cocktail helping to spread AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...be downloaded at: http://www.agmh.org/softw.htm While using the SI model in the program, I came to the realization that the cocktail treatment greatly increases the infected patients life-span, which allows them to infect more people, while the... Read more »

Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...virus and 25 million have died. WHAT TREATMENTS ARE AVAILABLE? * Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs are the main treatment. * Cocktails of these drugs can help suppress the virus, and some single drugs can help slow its transmission, for instance,... Read more »

HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My name is Anna, I'm 17 years old. I'm doing a paper on HIV/AIDS for my health class. I always knew that HIV/AIDS was a risk when having sex with unknown people, wait I take that back- Read more »

Looking for people using drug cocktails

Posted by Anonymous
...I am a graduate student at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT. I am working on a story about reactions to drug cocktails and protease inhibitors. If you have had a positive reaction, for example, your T-cell count has gone up after taking them,... Read more »