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Side Effects Of Hiv One Pill Treatment

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Starting HIV Treatment

First Things First Choosing an HIV Drug Regimen Resistance Sequencing Adherence Dosing Schedule Taking Your Pills Side Effects Putting It All Together First Things First When you and your health care provider decide the time is right for you tostart treatment, there are things you can do to set yourself up for success.The first step is to think positively. Having the right attitude going in willhelp you get the most out...
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new hiv meds 4 drugs in one pill taken once a day..

Hi Dr Ben,could you please tell me about this new 4 drugs in one pill, once a day... it sounds great.. when will it be out for general use ???thank you so much for your time..tim Gilead aims to start trials in 2009 of a new four-drugs-in-one-pill...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
hi Tim and thanks for your post.The so-called quad pill is indeed in development by Gilead-- it is a combination of the potential new boosting drug (ie, the long awaited replacement for Norvir) with Gilead's new integrase inhibitor and the... Read more »

Where's that One-Pill-a-Day?

Hi, Dr. Daar -Great responses to all your questions, clear and (wonderfully) optimistic! I am currently on Sustiva and Truvada with fantastic results (undet., 795 CD4) for the last 2 years, and am curious when we can expect to see that...
Eric Daar, M.D.

Response from Eric Daar, M.D.

UCLA School of Medicine
Hi Matt,Thank you for your supportive comments and your question.Great news on your success with therapy! The other good news is that the one pill a day combination of the drugs in TruvadaTM (tenofovir and emtricitabine) with SustivaTM is right... Read more »

Three pills into one?

I haven't started HIV treatment yet, but I'm aware that people take a combination of three pills a day. Some take one dose a day while others take two doses a day. Apparently taking a combination of three pills is most effective in...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your question.Saddly, in the US, there is only one triple combination pill, Trizivir (AZT/3TC/abacavir)- this still needs to be taken 1 pill twice daily, so there's still potential room for improvments . For most persons, Trizivir... Read more »

1 Pill Treatments

Keith,I have read in a previous comment from you that there is 'many' 1 pill a day regimes available in the western world - what are these as I personally have only heard of 'Atripla'...Is there meds in trials at the moment which...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Atripla is the only one pill a day regimen (efavirenz + tenofovir + emtricitabine). The AZT in Combivir needs to be dosed twice a day so no one pill a day possible. No other one pill a day options are currently under study in HIV+ persons are under... Read more »
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single one a day pill

Posted by Anonymous
July 9, 2006
New Medicine for AIDS Is One Pill, Once a Day

The first complete treatment for AIDS that is taken once a day as a single pill is expected to be available soon.

The pill, which combines three drugs made by two companies,... Read more »

One Pill a Day?

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies

April 28, 2006

One-pill HIV regimen submitted for FDA review

Gilead Sciences and Bristol-Myers Squibb on Thursday submitted for review to the Food and Drug Administration their once-daily anti-HIV pill that contains a full three-drug... Read more »

Now taking one pill a day!

Posted by MrsDeeDee, 1 Reply
I'm not a newbie here, I just forgot my password and had to create a new account (shame on me)
But I met with my ID Pharm and Now I'm down to the one pill a day called "Stribild" crossing fingers and hoping for no bad side effects!
Thanks Read more »