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How Much Does Combivir Cost

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no health insurance- no income- cant afford meds

Hi Dr. Bob,I am a student in alot of debt who has no health insurance. I cant afford hiv meds. I see combivir costs $800 alone for a months supply. How can i survive this diagnosis? With no health insurance and meds?Scared Student
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,WHOA! Slow down a minute, scared student, and take a couple of big cleansing yoga breaths, OK? Go ahead. We'll wait. There, don't you feel better?Fist off, are you HIV positive? Have you been tested and has that test been confirmed? If not (as... Read more »

Risks of switching from Combivir/Stocrin to Atripla

Hi,I am a 28 yo male. i have been on Combivir/Stocrin for over 2 years. My current VL is... Read more »

Crixivan/Norvir vs. Viramune/Combivir on a budget

I was recently diagnosed HIV+. VL around 35,000 CD4+ 350. I am thinking about treatment. My... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Senegal's President Sacks Head of Aid Group for Allegedly Trafficking Cheap AIDS Drugs

...AIDS-ravaged Africa after criticism that they were making financial windfalls at the expense of the poor. A box of 60 Combivir that costs around EUR90 (US $88) in Africa can be sold in Europe for EUR400 (US $392). In London, a GlaxoSmithKline... Read more »
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... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Glaxo Guts Ghana's Import of Generic Combivir and Prepares for Battle

...illegal because they violated company patents. As a result, the Indian company, Cipla Ltd. of Bombay, has stopped selling its low-cost version in Ghana. Officials at the African agency (African Regional Industrial Property Organization, "ARIPO")... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Combivir (Zidovudine + Lamivudine)

... What Is Combivir? Who Should Take Combivir? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Combivir Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Read more »
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Combivir only for PEP?

Posted by scaredofhiv, 1 Reply
...Hi, I was prescribed Combivir for a PEP regimen as a precaution following a possible exposure. From what I can gather on the web, Combivir is typically prescribed Read more »

Any way to obtain meds with NO INSURANCE....HELP!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...his income level. I don't even know where to begin looking or what to do since his two combination meds (Combivir and Sustiva) cost something like $1100/month if you were to purchase them. This means we'd have to sell our condo to have the cash... Read more »

Anyone on Combivir having difficulty affording it

Posted by dj1979
...I have "extra" Combivir - due to a pharmacy error - PM me if you want more details. Read more »