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new HIV medicine AK602

Hello from Belgium.Dear Doctor,I am on HIV medicines and still around 450 T4 and viral load under 50. But they make me so sick (fatigue, muscle pain in my whole body) etc. They have checked everything they could check in my blood and everything is...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hello and thanks for posting. Sorry to hear that you are experiencing side effects from your cocktail. Before I discuss AK602, it is important to mention that there are many available antiretroviral medications that may be substituted for someone... Read more »

scared and confused, can you tell me how new hiv medicines are improving?

Dr. Ben,Hi. I'm quite sure many of us are scared and wondering about this question. In your... Read more »

robert theres medicine for hiv/aids (HOO-IMM , 2010)

i know a person in mumbai who was tested hiv positive in 1997 (through western blot metod)and after... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey: HIV Clinic to Reward Poorer Patients for Taking Their Medicines

... A Newark doctor is hoping to boost treatment adherence among his poor and minority HIV/AIDS patients by using incentives. At a new clinic in East Orange, Stephen Smith is offering $25 grocery coupons to patients whose Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New England Journal of Medicine Examines HIV/AIDS in U.S. Prison Systems

... " Sex, Drugs, Prisons and HIV ," New England Journal of Medicine : All U.S. prison systems "fall short" of international guidelines for reducing HIV transmission Read more »
American Academy of HIV Medicine

American Academy of HIV Medicine Endorses New HIV Testing Guidelines; Remains Concerned About Funding for Tests and Treatment

... Washington, DC -- The American Academy of HIV Medicine has endorsed the revised recommendations for HIV testing in health care settings from the Centers for Disease Control Read more »
Clinton Foundation, Pfizer Inc and Mylan Inc

President Clinton, Pfizer and Mylan Announce New Agreements to Lower Prices of Medicines for Patients With Drug-Resistant HIV in Developing Countries

...commits to improve access through a 60 percent price decrease to $1 per dose on drug to treat TB in patients taking second-line HIV/AIDS medications. Once-daily four-drug combination for "second-line" treatment of HIV/AIDS available from... Read more »
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Free HIV medicine

Posted by new2this2010, 1 Reply
...I have figured out a way to get my HIV medication for free. It does not cost me one penny at all, thank God! Im sure no one is interested so I wont bother posting the Read more »

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 »

HIV - Medicine Early? Support?

Posted by bigdog2007, 3 Replies
...Late-January of 2006, i was a male victim of sexually assault. I went to a local urgent care, and they advised me to get a HIV test. I did get a test, and the test results for RNA came back positive. The ELISA test came back negative. I... Read more »

Dying from AIDS for lack of medicine

Posted by BabyPeanut, 2 Replies
... Dying from AIDS for lack of medicine More than 36 million people are living with HIV or AIDS. Ninety percent are living in developing countries where the high prices of medications are effectively condemning them Read more »