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New Integrase inhibitor and lipodystrophy risk

There is a once a day integrase inhibitor with a non-PI booster coming up soon, isn't there? What is the integrase inhibitor called and what class does the booster belong to? Setting aside the relative newness of these drugs (and therefore the...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Hello and thanks for posting. The new integrase inhibitor medication is called elvitegravir and the booster is GS 9350. The booster is one of a new class of drugs designed specifically Read more »

ls isentress integrase inhibitors the future for hiv meds ???

Hi Dr Henry,l have been taking different hiv meds for the past 8 years, and its not much fun with... Read more »

Why not Isentress?

Hi,First of all, I want to say that your site is a gold mine. And now..I just got back from seeing... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Merck, Gilead Release Strong Findings From Clinical Trials of Experimental Integrase Inhibitor Antiretroviral Drugs

...(Russell, San Francisco Chronicle , 2/9). Integrase is one of the three enzymes necessary for HIV to replicate in the body, and integrase inhibitors would stop HIV from inserting its genes into normal DNA. The other two enzymes necessary for... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

New Experimental Drug Integrase Inhibitor (MK-0518)

...with a lot of Advocacy. There was some treatment information during the conference that got my attention, one being MK-0518 an integrase inhibitor. Although just a year ago entry inhibitors that aim to prevent HIV from latching onto CCR5... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Integrase Inhibitor '572 Tested Against Raltegravir-Resistant HIV

... GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has licensed an anti-HIV integrase inhibitor discovered by the Shionogi Corporation in Japan. Because of these arrangements, this drug has the complex code name S/GSK1349572 Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Study of New ViiV HIV Integrase Inhibitor Yields Encouraging Early Results

...Glasgow from November 7-11, it was reported by the National AIDS Treatment Advocates Project (NATAP) that the experimental integrase inhibitor S/GSK1349572 "proved a potent HIV suppressor at three doses tested in antiretroviral-naive people. ... Read more »
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Integrase Inhibitor

Posted by Survivor
...(Russell, San Francisco Chronicle, 2/9). Integrase is one of the three enzymes necessary for HIV to replicate in the body, and integrase inhibitors would stop HIV from inserting its genes into normal DNA. The other two enzymes necessary for viral... Read more »

More on New Meds

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...Merck, Gilead Release Strong Findings From Clinical Trials of Experimental Integrase Inhibitor Antiretroviral Drugs February 9, 2006 Whitehouse Station, N.J.-based Merck and Foster City, Calif.-based Gilead Sciences Read more »

Re: Something uplifting

Posted by SA_Intellect, 3 Replies
The link below is the response one of the doctors on The Body posted to my question. Read it. It's very positive and will hopefully add a bit of peace to some your hearts. http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/TreatExp/Archive/Pipeline/Q173719.html Read more »

Today's LA Times Article - Integrase Inhibitors

Posted by Anonymous
Very hopeful! (Despite the sad title.) http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-me-salvage2jan02,0,1565232,full.story?coll=la-home-headlines Read more »