Should I Take Didanosine If I Have Hiv
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi Tom,Didanosine (ddI) plus stavudine (d4T) is no longer a recommended combination! It has been found to be less effective and substantially more toxic than many other nucleoside combinations, such as AZT/3TC or Viread/FTC, for example. The ddI... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Ideally speaking, if resistance develops to a HAART (highly active antiretroviral therapy) regimen, I recommend getting a resistance test to help guide the choice of the next regimen. If resistance testing is not an option in Zimbabwe and your... Read more »
Washington University, St. Louis School of MedicineI just answered your first request but I am responding again because you have more information this time regarding your weight. Videx (DDI) needs to dosed according to weight and kidney function. Assuming your kidney function is normal, the dose of... Read more »
Washington University, St. Louis School of MedicineYes, but only the 200 mg tablet can be used because of the amount of buffer in the tablet. Videx does come in a new capsule formulation which is made for once daily dosing. Unless you have difficulty swallowing capsules, you may want to consider... Read more »
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Posted by TwinsDad, 1 ReplyNEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 23 - The combination of the antiretroviral agents didanosine, tenofovir, and efavirenz is associated with a high virological failure rate in treatment-naive patients with HIV, British investigators report.
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi, My partner is HIV+ and has recently been put onto DDI and
AZT. I think, as a consequence, has become one of the most
unfriendly, annoying people in the world. Is this common, have
other people gone through this and come out the other side? I
need... Read more »
Posted by Edy, 1 ReplyEl problema es que me hicieron un genotipo y segun el resultado sali resistente a:
Mi doctora me pinto un panarama muy pesimista y medijo que solo tengo una opcion de esquema:... Read more »
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