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Seizures And Hiv

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Seizures and HIV treatment

Which anticonvulsant agent would you use in a patient who is also taking protease inhibitors?Do you feel comfortable using phenytoin in these patients?...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
The combination of phenytoin and a protease inhibitor may lead to drug interactions. Phenytoin is known to induce an enzyme that metabolizes protease inhibitors. This could lead to decreased levels of the protease inhibitor. When these drugs are... Read more »

Anti-Seizure Medication and HIV

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Anti-seizure medication and HIV

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

India's Trade Minister Says EU Will Take Steps to Prevent Seizure of Generic Medicines

"India believes a row with the European Union over seizures of generic drugs will be settled without litigation, Trade Minister Anand Sharma said on Wednesday," Reuters reports (Lynn, 10/20). Sharma's statements come after "India and Brazil in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

India, Brazil Launch Trade Dispute Against EU, Netherlands Over Seizures of Generic Drugs

"India and Brazil launched a trade dispute against the European Union and the Netherlands on Wednesday, saying their seizures of generic drugs were hurting healthcare in poor countries and disrupting international trade," Reuters reports. "India... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Old Drug Could Cure HIV-Linked Dementia

An old anti-seizure drug offered promising results during a new safety and efficacy trial in 22 patients with HIV-related dementia (HRD). Valproic acid improved cognitive performance and restored nerve cell function, according to the study.... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

One Size Does Not Fit All: Women and HIV

Most women know that the familiar line found in some clothing labels -- "one size fits all" -- is a rather hopeful myth. Our bodies are just not that easy to categorize. This message was brought home to me in a different venue when AIDS Survival... Read more »
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