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Hiv Treatment Discontinued

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I want ot discontinue treatment

I have been disables, driven into bankruptcy and demoralized by AIDS. Now I cannot get financial help for my medical bills because my SSDI is too high. how do i bring up discontinuing treatment with my (new) HIV doc? ...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Our medical system produces many casualties, and it sounds like you are one. Be frank with your doc. He or she may be able to find creative ways to get you meds including pleading with the drug companies, talking to local AIDS Service Orgs or... Read more »

Trizivir discontinued. What now?

I was prescribed Trizivir for an inital treatment for HIV infection. The side effects were... Read more »

discontinue Hiv Med

Dear Dr. I was treated in primary/acute infection in 1999, My cd4 was 785,vl was 775,000,(however... Read more »

Postpartum ART Discontinuation is Common, Particularly Among HIV-Infected Women With Less Advanced HIV

Listen (3.4MB, 8 min.) This is an interview that took place in the poster session at IDSA 2007, one of the year's HIV conferences. There's nothing like hearing the results of research directly from those who actually conducted the research.... Read more »
Merck & Co., Inc.

Vaccination and Enrollment Are Discontinued in Phase II Trials of Merck's Investigational HIV Vaccine Candidate

Whitehouse Station, N.J., and Seattle - Vaccination in a phase II clinical trial of Merck & Co., Inc.'s investigational HIV vaccine (V520) is being discontinued because the vaccine was not effective. The announcement was made today by the... Read more »

Development of DFC, an Investigational NRTI, Is Discontinued

The development of an investigational HIV medication, DFC (dexelvucitabine, formerly D-D4FC or Reverset), has been discontinued due to concerns that the drug may cause damage to the pancreas, according to an announcement from Incyte Corporation ,... Read more »

Agenerase (Amprenavir) Oral Solution and 50-mg Capsules to Be Discontinued in the U.S.

Dear Healthcare Provider: This letter is intended to inform you that GlaxoSmithKline will be discontinuing the sale of Agenerase Oral Solution and 50 mg Capsules in the US by the end of October 2007. This action is not the result of any safety or... Read more »
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CROI: Treatment Interruption Appear Safe for Selec

Posted by BabyPeanut, 1 Reply

CROI: Treatment Interruption Appear Safe for Selected Patients

By Charlene Laino

BOSTON, MA -- February 17, 2003 -- Many HIV-infected patients with well controlled viral loads and CD4 counts on highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) can... Read more »

Community Member Sought for HIV Treatment Guidelin

Posted by Anonymous
Community Member Sought for HIV Treatment Guidelines Panel

The Panel on Clinical Practices for Treatment of HIV Infection is seeking nominations for a community representative to serve a 3-year term on their Adult Guidelines Panel. The ideal... Read more »

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Begin HIV Treatment

Posted by bartleby
Before you commit to starting treatment, you need to know the who, what, when, where and why of it all. Here are 10 questions you should ask yourself before starting HIV treatment. we touch upon preparation, regimens, side effects and expectations.... Read more »

Cool video on HIV treatment side effects

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