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Fuzeon Reaction Site

Not a question - but saw some answers to several people who were having real bad reaction site issues.There is a device - BIOINJECTOR - which I use - still some discomfort - but delivers the Fuzeon via compressed air!Much, much less reactions!I've...
Carol Salisbury, APRN-BC, MSN

Response from Carol Salisbury, APRN-BC, MSN

Michigan State University College of Nursing
...Jon,Thanks for sharing your experience. I agree, the bioinjecotor can minimize injection site reactions. It also makes giving the injection easier. Hopefully it will be available soon. There may be a study site available to enroll Read more »

Fuzeon reaction

I've been using Fuzeon for almost two months now and all areas of injection are sore nodes and a... Read more »

Fuzeon reaction

I've been using Fuzeon for almost two months now and all areas of injection are sore nodes and a... Read more »
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Fuzeon's Side Effects

...developed independently through an unrestricted educational grant from Trimeris. What is clear from the big clinical studies on Fuzeon is that most HIV treatment-experienced people felt physically better once Fuzeon was included in their... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Fuzeon

..., www.fuzeon.com , 1 (877) 4-FUZEON (438-9366) Potential side effects and toxicity: The most common are Injection Site Reactions (ISRs), which occur in virtually all patients. The severity of reaction is variable, and for most is mild to... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Fuzeon (T-20) Approved in the U.S.

...The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Fuzeon (enfuvirtide, alsoknown as T-20) on Thursday, March 15, 2003, for use in combination withother anti-HIV medications to treat Read more »
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Ten Tips on Injecting Fuzeon

...to inject. Some people say that after refrigerating the Fuzeon, it is not only easier to inject it, but there are fewer skin reactions at the spot where they inject. Try a hot bath or shower just before injecting. This may make your skin more... Read more »
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FUZEON

Posted by Monchhichi, 2 Replies
...Just a question I want to get feedback on...To anyone on Fuzeon...What type of side effects are you getting and injection site reactions? Does anyone have any tips they can give on ISR's? Read more »

ISR's w/T-20 Fuzeon suck

Posted by Scoot2Bfree, 3 Replies
It's a total pisser when you run out of spaces for injections. Have lipoatropahy, no body fat, ISR's are horrible but Dr's say last option as it's salvage therapy. Doing the Tibotec Duet TMC 125 NNRTI with/possible TMC 114 NRTI (placebo trial) thing... Read more »

new to Fuzeon

Posted by Tscotty, 4 Replies
...go through - I saw "the" lab results indicating my complete resistance to every drug I have taken. Thursday I gave my first fuzeon injection -it sure was a scene. I actually did ok until I carried all that stuff into the house, set up my little... Read more »

HIV and the brain - update

Posted by ScotCharles, 6 Replies
My neurologist at UCLA, Dr. Elyse Singer, has been warning since the mid 1990's that HIV's effect on the brain and nervous systems was a ticking timebomb. The meds never completely eradicate the virus from the body and never effectively cross the... Read more »