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How Much Does Viracept Cost

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Test Positive Aware Network

Pick a Card, Pick a Plan

... Photo: PA IMAGERY With the ongoing economic crisis, plus the large number of people who are unemployed, and the mounting costs associated with health care, patient assistance and drug co-pay programs may be a way to offer much-needed assistance to those who are uninsured and underinsured, or are being adversely affected by the rising costs of drug co-pays,
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magnetic couple, PEP questions after condom rupture

Hi Doctor Bob, First of all: thanks for all your wise words, it's great to feel cared about.I'm the HIV positive half of a magnetic couple. We have a very strong, dedicated relation and can handle a lot, so the following is not putting us down, but...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the newer more convenient, better tolerated and more potent agents. That would be my preference. However, if unavailable or cost prohibitive, your current combination will hopefully still be adequately effective and tolerated.Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »

PI COMPARISON

Could you possibly give a comparison of the best PIs and how does one choose the best for me
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...important for you to decide what is most significant for you when choosing meds. Is it pill size, pill number, frequency of dosing, cost? Side effects are important to everyone but which ones are most worrisome to you or less likely to be... Read more »

"This is the business we've chosen" ""leave the gun -take the cannolis" part 2

Hey Doc,You helped me get through a rough period a few years ago and I pray that your Cosmic Karma does it again. I screwed up again> Last time it was oral. I got through it and ALWAYS use condoms. BUT I was with an escort today and the condom she...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...You'll still need post-PEP follow-up tests per the guidelines.3.Yes, the symptoms you describe can be related to Combivir and Viracept. Talk to your HIV specialist about your symptoms. He should be able to evaluate what's going on and make any... Read more »

cost of drugs

Dear Ricky, Could you please let me have the costs of the following treatment: 1. AZT + 3TC + Viracept 2. AZT + 3TC + Crixivan Could you please let me know the costs per month if one was to begin treatmet with either of the combinations. Please...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...you for your question. This is not such a simple answer as youmay think. This is because prices are not regulated, and the costs ofprescription drugs can literally vary from pharmacy to pharmacy. The onlyprice ranges that I have are wholesale... Read more »
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Pfizer, Inc.

Viracept New Formulation Is Now Available for HIV Patients

...treatment of HIV infection. Pfizer is bringing the value of the new VIRACEPT 625 mg formulation to the marketplace at no additional cost to the patient. WHEN: The VIRACEPT 625 mg formulation will be available through retail and mail order... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Viracept

... Common Name: nelfinavir Brand Name: Viracept Class: HIV protease inhibitor (PI) Standard dose: 1,250 mg taken as either two 625 mg tablets or five 250 mg tablets Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viracept (Nelfinavir)

... nel-FIN-a-veer --> Brand Name: Viracept Other Name(s): Mesilato de nelfinavir, NFV, Nelfinavir mesylate Drug Class: Protease Inhibitors Nelfinavir, also known Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Nelfinavir (Viracept)

... What Are the Side Effects? How Does Nelfinavir React With Other Drugs? What Is Nelfinavir? Nelfinavir, also called Viracept, is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART). It is manufactured by ViiV Healthcare. Nelfinavir is a... Read more »
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hair loss

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Has anyone experienced unrelenting hair loss from meds?IF so,did anyone have problems with sustiva or DDI or viracept?Were you able to do anything about the loss regardless of which aofending med it was.If you made a drug change or interrupted Read more »

Viracept and Combivir for 10 years?

Posted by flyboy101, 2 Replies
...I have a questions. I have been positive for 15 years. Have been on Viracept and Combivir for 10 years and my Tcells are over 1400 and non detectable virial load for 10 years. I just read Dr. Wohl's post Read more »

What should I think?

Posted by motherinlaw, 9 Replies
I will try not to make this too long...my son called yesterday and told me his wife was not doing well. My HIV negative son and three HIV negative grandchildren may soon lose their HIV positive wife and mother. My son and daughter-in-law seem not to... Read more »

Viracept GI help

Posted by Anonymous
...Has anyone had any luck with anything that will help with the Viracept-related diarreah, gas and bloating? Any help would be appreciated. Read more »