How Longer Can You Live Using Azt
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San Francisco General HospitalHelloThanks for the feedback. Changing treatment is an option as part of the intervention to manage AZT induced anemia. Treatment with Procrit has been proven to improve the anemia, as well as the symptoms of fatigue and energy loss. Anemia can... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastIt is not a mistake to change to AZT from d4T but it is not the optimal solution. AZT is less likely to lead to progressive fat atrophy, but it may still occur. Studies have shown that tenofovir (Viread) is a better option. Abacavir (Ziagen) would... Read more »
University of Kansas Medical CenterThe side effects which occur with the protease inhibitors (or other medications) are sometimes very uncomfortable or even harmful. Certainly each individual must weigh the pluses (controlling HIV and perhaps living longer) with the minuses... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastPeople are now living longer and healthier because of advances in treatment over the last 10 years. Your numbers are good and generally antiretroviral therapy is not started until the CD4 count is under 350. Here is a <a... Read more »
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