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AIDS InfoNet

Microbicides

... What Are Microbicides? Microbicides and Vaccines How Do Microbicides Work? How Many Microbicides Are Near Approval? What Are the Side Effects? --> The Bottom Line For More Information What Are Microbicides? Microbicides are anti-HIV
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Microbicide delay for greater vaccine test pool? (MICROBICIDES, 2009)

I recently heard a Policy Director of an ASO say that introduction of microbocides to the public will be delayed because the use of microbicides would mean fewer trial patients for a vaccine. Is this really true?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Nope! Not true!Dr. BobHope in microbicides (MICROBICIDES, 2009)Jun 9, 2009 What are your thoughts about microbicides? There are some promising products in clinical trials Read more »

Hope in microbicides (MICROBICIDES, 2009)

What are your thoughts about microbicides? There are some promising products in clinical trials now. How long it will take to have something to use?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I'll repost below the latest information on microbicides.Dr. BobMicrobicide Development: Positive Women's Concerns By Anna ForbesFormulated as anti-HIV gels, creams, or films, or loaded Read more »

Do you believe in microbicides?

How long we have to use condoms for sex? Is there any hope that in the next years a valid microbicide will be available for use?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Condoms will need to be used for the foreseeable future. Read more »

spermicide as prevention tool

Hi Dr Bob. You answered a question from me a few weeks ago (outreach worker in alameda). I have another one. I was just reading your response to the uncircumcised republican guy. The info you posted at the bottom said -"The proper use of latex and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...2002 the World Health Organization published a 27-page report summarizing what is known about nonoxynol-9 (N-9) -- the failed microbicide that actually increases risk of HIV transmission. They concluded that N-9 should never be used for... Read more »
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The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV

... Table of Contents What Are Microbicides? How Would Microbicides Work? Are Microbicides Currently Available? What Is Happening in Microbicide Research? Would Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Where Are the Microbicides? A Never-Ending Wait

...this reality, progress in the development of female-controlled prevention methods has been slow, if not completely stalled. Microbicides, which first received attention in the early 1990s, function as a barrier method when applied inside the... Read more »
Global Campaign for Microbicides

All About Rectal Microbicides

... Who Needs Rectal Microbicides? Heterosexual men and women, gay men and males who have sex with males practice anal intercourse (AI) for pleasure. Heterosexuals Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

European Union Awards $13.7M for New Microbicide Development

...$13.7 million to an international consortium of universities, research institutes and biotechnology companies to develop new microbicides that could prevent HIV transmission, London's Guardian reports (Jha, Guardian , 3/22). Microbicides... Read more »
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SPERMICIDE

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
IS SPERICIDE ON THE OUTSIDE OR INSIDE OF THE CONDOM? Read more »

information

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...how the disease progresses in different people. Scientists are investigating and testing chemical barriers, such as topical microbicides, that people can use in the vagina or in the rectum during sex to prevent HIV transmission. They also are... Read more »

Question about lube

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know if lube helps play any part in the prevention of transmitting HIV? Read more »

HIV PREVENTION GEL

Posted by reparatur
...Need support and a snazzy name for HIV prevention gel... Microbicides gel or cream can stop the transmission of HIV and STD's. It's also women controlled and would therefore be ideal in many parts Read more »