Megace Black Box Warning
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FDA Updates Black Box Warning on Boehringer Ingelheim's Protease Inhibitor Aptivus to Treat Drug-Resistant HIVFDA and Boehringer Ingelheim on Friday updated the black box warning on Boehringer's protease inhibitor Aptivus, which is used in combination with Abbott Laboratories ' Norvir for people living with HIV/AIDS who have become resistant to other... Read more »
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The Cutting EdgeIf megestrol acetate (Megace) has been recommended to you, it is likely that you need to gain weight. The type of weight that is gained at therapeutic doses of megestrol acetate therapy is heavily weighted toward fat. In order to choose the best... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and thanks for your post.You're probably referring to the warning about initiating treatment with nevirapine (Viramune, part of Triomune) in women with CD4s greater than 250 or men with CD4s greater than 400. In this particular (and... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThe "black box" means that the FDA has issued a significant need-to-know about drug safety.In the case of tipranavir (Aptivus), a small, but significant number of patients developed intracranial hemmorrhage (ICH, bleeding in the brain)... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,HIV post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) with Truvada (or anything else) was not warranted. A needle stick from a needle disposal box that is nine months old is not a risk for HIV transmission. I'd recommend discontinuing PEP. Follow up with... Read more »
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Most everyone knows about the latest Drug/Pharmaceutical scandal, and many people are becoming aware of how clinical trials are skewed ( if it takes 20 trials to get one positive result that is how it... Read more »
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