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Medicine To Stop Hiv

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stop taking medicine

1 have HIV 1 1/2 year now and i am taking the medicine 25 days now.stocrin 600 mg 1 tablet at night and , lamivudina zidovudina 150 mg 300 mg.morning and night.I have been treated for 2 months now with an alternative medicine and seems it is...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
It looks like your viral load is undetectable (<400 copies/mL) and your CD4 cell count is 233. I don't know what your CD4 cell count was prior to starting HIV therapy but your viral load is excellent.If you really must test whether it is... Read more »

Stop taking medicine (WHAT DOES UNDETECTABLE MEAN,2011)

Hi Dr,I live with my cousin who is HIV positive. We are just roommates, nothing freaky like that.... Read more »

Start/stopping medicine

I am HIV +. Last September 2009 I had Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP). I thought I was going to die.... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

About 200 HIV-Positive Venezuelans Protest at Social Security Offices Over Access to HIV/AIDS Medicines

Approximately 200 HIV-positive people in Caracas, Venezuela, on Wednesday protested at the country's Social Security Institute (IVSS), calling on the agency to use donations for the importation and domestic production of some HIV/AIDS medicines, ... Read more »
TheBody.com

HIV News & Views: New HIV Gene Therapy Breakthrough; "Stop Saying God Can Cure My AIDS"; and More

HIV News &amp; Views, January 31, 2013 January 31, 2013 Top Stories at TheBody.com Read Past Email Newsletters Change/Update Subscription Blog Central HIV Treatment &amp; Health Issues HIV News &amp;... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Institute of Medicine Urges Restructuring of U.S. Low-Income HIV Treatment and Care

A Congressionally mandated study sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has urged that the U.S. replace the current patchwork of Medicaid and other funding mechanisms with an HIV Comprehensive Care Program having "a strong... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

South Africa: Free State Hit by HIV and Tuberculosis Medicine Shortage

This article was reported by MoneyWeb . MoneyWeb recently reported that according to South Africa's Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), the HIV and TB medication shortage is mostly affecting the country's province of Free State. Anele Yawa, national... Read more »
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EXPIRED HIV MEDICINES

Posted by Queenster, 1 Reply
Hiya all, is so sad in some part of the World like Africa more especially Ghana where expired drugs are given to hiv positive people. I don't know which organisation or how the drugs gets to Ghana, but it is so bad to give expired drugs persons... Read more »

Rutgers researchers may have stopped HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
Rutgers researchers may have stopped HIV

Associated Press - December 12, 2004


Piscataway, N.J. - Researchers at Rutgers University have developed a trio of drugs they believe can destroy HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, according to a published... Read more »

stopping hiv meds

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
My doctor yesterday threw me for a loop when he asked me about stopping my meds. I have been HIV+ since 1989 with a viral load of 200 or under and a T cell count of over 1100. These numbers have remained relatively consistent for years. Does anyone... Read more »

STOP HIV/AIDS FOREVER!! READ THIS AD! YOUR OK

Posted by sbev1981
Hello All-
I am sorry to hear about your recent diagnosis. The one thing that you need to remember is that you are going to be ok!! When I first got the shocking news from my doctor in January the first thing that went through my mind is "OMG my... Read more »