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How Do I Get A Prescription For Epoetin Alfa

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AIDS InfoNet

Diarrhea

...Fact Sheet 105 .) Different medications are used to treat different types of diarrhea. Your health care provider may not be able to prescribe a medication without some idea of what is causing your diarrhea. You do not need a prescription for over-the-counter treatments. Some of these work very well for diarrhea, including: The amino acid L-glutamine Pepto-Bismol (Bismuth subsalicylate) Kaopectate (attapulgite) Imodium AD (loperamide) ...
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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 »

Prescription available for night sweats?

Are there any prescription drugs available in the U.S. to treat frequent night sweats for HIV (aside from prescription aspirin and the like)?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Approach to management of night sweats depends on underlying cause. There is no medication solely approved for treatment of night sweats. A search for associated infection, tumor, hormone, and other problems is indicated for night sweats. If... 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
...year or next year. I am really hoping not to and am holding off. My question is that I've been taking Epogen [generic names: epoetin alfa, erythropoietin] shots for the last couple of months. I inject 1 mL every week. Is there a long-term effect... Read more »

Prescription side effects

A good friend of mine is HIV positive and has a history of drug abuse. I have agreed to help him if he does not start abusing prescription or non prescription drugs. He recently started a new round of HIV drugs and showed up at my house with slurred...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Certainly the prescription drugs you mentioned can cause the side effects you described. If he is now on Sustiva as one of his HIV meds the central nervous Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Epoetin Alfa (Epogen, Procrit)

...alfa, Epoyetina alfa, Eprex, Erythropoietin-alfa, recombinant, r-HuEPO Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Epoetin alfa is a man-made version of human erythropoietin (EPO). EPO is produced naturally in the body, mostly by the... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Tesamorelin

...should I know? Do not let anyone else take your medication. Ask your pharmacist any questions you have about refilling your prescription. It is important for you to keep a written list of all of the prescription and nonprescription... 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 »
Test Positive Aware Network

Pick a Card, Pick a Plan

...manufacturer's website or by calling a toll-free number. Once enrolled, they then bring the co-pay card to the pharmacy when filling the prescription, and the pharmacy is reimbursed for the amount covered. People who reside in the state of... Read more »
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"Prescription coupon".

Posted by raymondadams, 1 Reply
Text TXTCPN to 386266 to get a pharmaceutical coupon sent to you that works at CVS and Wal-mart. Read more »

Illegal Prescriptions

Posted by kim_b, 1 Reply
...Recently, my pharmacist has bben filling my prescriptions at a discounted price....this seems wonderful considering how expensive my HMO is regarding these meds. However, I never paid Read more »

Tamiflu and Relenza discounts

Posted by raymondadams
...Hey man, check this out - text "txtcpn" to 368266 and you will get a prescription coupon on your phone to use for Relenza and Tamiflu discounts Read more »

Tamiflu and Relenza discounts

Posted by raymondadams
...Hey man, check this out - text "txtcpn" to 368266 and you will get a prescription coupon on your phone to use for Relenza and Tamiflu discounts Read more »