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How Much Does Enfuvirtide Cost

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Enfuvirtide (Fuzeon)

What Is Enfuvirtide? Enfuvirtide, also called FuzeonĀ® or T-20, is a drug used for antiviral therapy. It is manufactured by Roche and Trimeris. Enfuvirtide is the first "fusion inhibitor" drug. When HIV infects a cell, it attaches to the outside of the cell. Then it "fuses" or joins itself with the cell. Enfuvirtide stops this process of fusion. This means that HIV cannot infect that cell. Who Should Take It? Enfuvirtide was approved in...
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Injection of T-20 (Enfuvirtide)

Hello, I'm a physician treating a patient with T-20. The injections have been causing him reactions at the site - namely erythema, nodules, pruritus, ecchymosis, pain and discomfort. What techniques do you use or recommend to lessen these...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Some patients have reported less ISRs with use of the BioInjector system for Fuzeon (an air gun). Cooling the inject site with ice packs for some while for others heat/message has helped. Since there likely will be a number of new HIV drugs active... Read more »

will the price of t-20 drop?

Dr. Young,The cost of t-20 per year is around 20,000. Will this price drop and when? Why won't the prices of other meds also decrease?Eugene...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
The pricing of medications is a very complicated and sometimes magical issue that has to do with return on investment, cost of manufacturing the product, the market pricing landscape and regulatory issues; in fact, its quite difficult to figure it... Read more »

The cost of HIV meds under the ACA

I had asked a couple of months ago if it was true that my med cost would go up to %25 of the cost of the medication under the ACA. I was told that the costs should go down. Unfortunately that is not the case if you DO NOT HAVE Co-Pay assistance with...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

HelpWithBenefits.com
Thank you for the reminder. Dealing with health insurance under the new system, although helpful for those who were without insurance, can be a bureaucratic nightmare. Not only are you dealing with a huge government bureaucracy, but you are also... Read more »

Help with costs

Is there any help with treatment costs for people not able to afford treatment?...
Anne Donnelly

Response from Anne Donnelly

Public Policy Director, Project Inform
The answer to your question depends on a number of factors including where you live, if you are working or not working, how much money you have or make, whether you are disabled or not, etc. There are a number of programs designed to help HIV... Read more »
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Cost of Combivir (Duovir) and Cost of efavirenz(Sustiva) in Canada

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Cost of Combivir (Duovir) and Cost of efavirenz(Sustiva) in Canada

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Cost of Atripla in Thailand General information

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I am currently receiving Atripla at a cost of $108.00 per month in Bangkok, Thailand. I have been positive for the last 6 years. The cost for me on Medicare in the USA would be $1200.00 per month. I make one trip each year and bring back to USA all... Read more »

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