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Swine Flu With People With Hiv

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Swine flu and people with HIV

* Does Tamiflu and Relenza etc interact adversely with HIV meds - i.e can we take theses if we are on HIV ARVs?* Are people living with HIV of more risk to this virus than the general population?*Anything special people living with HIV should do in...
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
...There should be no significant interaction between these antivirals and HIV meds. We don't know the risk level, but likely those with very low CD4 counts would be at greater risk. I don't think there is Read more »

Swine flu and HIV-infected People

Any special precautions that people with HIV should take in the face of swine flu?Are there... Read more »

Swine flu

* Does Tamiflu and Relenza etc interact adversely with HIV meds - i.e can we take theses if we are... Read more »
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What Does H1N1 (Swine) Flu Mean for People With HIV/AIDS?

... Yes, exactly. They are trying to come up with a vaccine for this one, but that wouldn't be available for some time. If a person were to come down with swine flu, what are the treatments that are typically available? There are actually a... Read more »
The Body

An Update on What H1N1 (Swine) Flu Means for HIV-Positive People

...with more recent information. This is our second update with Dr. Gallant this year on what the swine flu pandemic means for people with HIV. We first spoke with Dr. Gallant in spring 2009 , shortly after the global swine flu outbreak had... Read more »
Project Inform

Novel H1N1 (Swine Flu) and Concerns for People Living With HIV

...was uncommon. As this is a newly developed flu strain, there's no information as to its effect on people with HIV. Using the Interim CDC Guidelines would be appropriate for people with HIV. A ... Read more »
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FAQs About H1N1 (Swine) Flu Virus From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Does Tamiflu and Relenza interact adversely with HIV meds? Are HIVers more at risk for catching H1N1? Are HIV-positive people less likely to fight off the H1N1 flu? H1N1 Vaccine Can the H1N1 vaccine work when you have an extremely... Read more »
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Boring!!!!!

Posted by tommyga, 1 Reply
...Where is the new stuff! I'm so over the expert advice on the swine flu right now. And the facts! My god, it's the same every day. Can somebody give me administrator rights to this site so I can update Read more »

Swine Flu

Posted by Seekyah
...Just want everyone to protect themselves, especially with this new swine flu. Please take care of yourself. Read more »

Media and People Living with HIV and AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
...utmost care and remain strictly confidential. If we would wish to quote you, it will be anonymously and the information will be depersonalized. If you would like more information about the survey and the organisations involved go to INTERNEWS... Read more »

Flu

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What are Flu like Symptoms ? Read more »