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Listing Of Hiv Meds

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Housing Works

Action Alert: Tell Obama He Has the Power to Eliminate ADAP Waiting Lists!

PWAs shouldn?t have to wait on line for meds! With four years until federal health care reform fully kicks in, there are still thousands of Americans with HIV/AIDS reliant on the AIDS Drug Assistance Program as a much-needed safety net. But with... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Thirteen State ADAPs Have Waiting Lists, Access Restrictions; 1,263 People on Waiting Lists, NASTAD Says

Thirteen states as of this month have waiting lists or access restrictions on their AIDS Drug Assistance Programs, according to the latest "ADAP Watch" released on Thursday by the National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors , according... Read more »

CD4-Based ADAP Waiting Lists Can Save More Lives Than First-Come, First-Served Lists, Study Suggests

There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV researchers and read his explanation of the study he presented at ICAAC/IDSA... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Confidentiality of drugs listed on drug screen

I will be submitting a urine specimen for a drug screen in several days. I currently take Sustiva, which is known to sometimes cause false positives for cannabinoids. While the specimen is going to a major reference lab for testing, I do not know...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
The testing agency should not be reporting meds to your employer for this screen. YOu are correct to be concerned about which assay they use, though. Rather than naming the medication, why not just tell them that, for an accurate result, your... Read more »

HIV Research Listing

Dr. Gerald,I was just wondering if you happened to find the links to those new agents in trials on different websites. Some of us on failing regimes would love to look into these to find out where we could go next for hope.Much Thanks. Happy...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hi, here are some links for research:<a href="" target=_new>NIH link</a> <a href="" target=_new>general list of HIV trials</a> <a... Read more »

One last question - Only asked Once :) - I donated and hope I didnt make the Throw this one out List!! (SPIT, SPITTLE AND HIV TRANSMISSION 2010)

Quick Question Dr. Bob, What do you meen when you say essentially? With these wet talkers - should I be wearing full-dressed scuba gear. I guess just wondering if this is completely nonexistant. As you say to some - No Way, No How ect...Im just...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,"Essentially nonexistent" means your chances are vanishingly remote. Yeah, I know your next question will be: What does vanishingly remote mean? Rich, the bottom line is that spittle is icky but it is not an HIV risk. Period. End of... Read more »

Specific Symptoms--A ListThe Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

Could you please give us a comprehensive list of symptoms associated with HIV/AIDS? Also, do you ever think that we will move past the stigma and deal compassionately with the human elements of this disease? Yes, I guess I'm a dreamer......
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question.AIDS is actually a group of more than 20 different diseases. It is thereforeimpossible to list every symptom associated with HIV/AIDS in this forum. There are literally dozens and dozens of symptoms related to... Read more »
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Is there a list?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is there a list of people living with HIV online for others to view? I have a friend that may have it, I was wondering if there was a website where I may check instead of asking him. Does anyone know of such a website? Read more »

Add me to the list, just tested positive

Posted by Drm, 6 Replies
I just tested positive on Wednesday, thought I was doing ok with it until my first visit with the specialist today. The doctor was very clinical, talked about disease progression, possible drug therapies based on what my count results are (follow... Read more »

Employment drug test positive which HIV med is it

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have recently changed my combination to 3TC, Abacavir and Efavirenz. I work within an industry that requires regular and random drug and alcohol testing. My urine tests are now coming back positive for canabanoids ( I dont smoke dope). I can have... Read more »

Cost of HIV meds!

Posted by spadude64, 2 Replies
Luckily, I have medical insurance but I asked my pharmacist how much my meds cost and he told me 13 thousand dollars a year!
I was shocked to hear that since I am only taking Sustiva and combivir.
We, who are HIV positive need to be out there... Read more »