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An Overview of Ziagen (Abacavir)

...combined with other antiretroviral drugs in single tablet form. Abacavir and lamivudine are available in a single tablet called Epzicom. Abacavir, lamivudine, and zidovudine are available in a single tablet called Trizivir. Dosage Form/Administration Abacavir sulfate comes in tablet and liquid form and is taken by mouth. Recommended Daily Dose The recommended dosage of abacavir sulfate for adults is 300 mg twice a day. For children...
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Low Testosterone Issues

Hello Dr Frascino,First time caller long time sufferer. Little joke. In 2004 I was diagnosed with severely low testosterone (145). I went on 5mg of Testim (much like androgel) and within a few weeks I felt fantastic! When I was tested my levels...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Yes, it sounds "odd" indeed. Since this is an HIV-information Web site, I'm assuming you're HIV positive. There are several potential explanations for the wide swings in your laboratory values. However, explaining these possibilities is a bit... Read more »

Testim vs Androderm

I have been using Androderm 2x 2.5mg patches a day and getting good results. Initial Testosterone 296 1 month follow up 426. I mentioned to my physician that I didn't like to have to use patches (hairy individual) and shave areas for application. ...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Rick-Thanks for your post.In our experience, topical testosterone products, like Testim are very reasonable alternatives to the testosterone patches. Indeed, most patients prefer the topical to patch or injectable Read more »

Testim vs. Androgel

I am not getting good results from Testim using 1 tube per day. I had it increased 90 days ago and awaiting result. Current dose - 1.5 tubes per day (total 7.5 MG). Now the insurance company said no to Testim so I'll have to switch to androgel. ...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hi and thanks for your post.Both Testim and Androgel are used to treat low testosterone levels. While it's generally thought that Testim is better absorbed than Androgel, Read more »

Testim

How many hours after applying Testim to the upper arms must pass before a female can touch them?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,It's recommended that you apply Testim to your shoulders after your morning shower, rub it in and then let it dry before covering the area with your shirt. It takes Read more »
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Maraviroc (Selzentry, Celsentri)

...drugs in older classes. How Is Maraviroc Taken? Maraviroc is provided as 150 mg or 300 mg film-coated tablets. The adult dosage of maraviroc can be 150 mg, 300 mg, or 600 mg twice daily. The dosage depends on which other drugs are being... Read more »
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An Overview of Isentress (Raltegravir, MK-0518)

...traditional approval for use with other anti-HIV agents in the treatment of HIV infection in adults on January 29, 2009. Dosage Form/Administration Raltegravir comes in tablet form and is taken by mouth. It can be taken with or without food. ... Read more »
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An Overview of Emtriva (Emtricitabine)

...medicine does not cure or prevent HIV infection or AIDS and does not reduce the risk of passing the virus to other people. Dosage Form/Administration Always take this medication as your doctor instructs. Emtricitabine is taken by mouth,... Read more »
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An Overview of Zerit (Stavudine, d4T)

...Stavudine does not cure or prevent HIV infection or AIDS and does not reduce the risk of passing the virus to other people. Dosage Form/Administration Always take this medication as your doctor instructs. Stavudine is taken by mouth, without... Read more »
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INSERTIVE ORAL SEX

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I HAVE TESTED 5 MONTS AND 3 WEEKS AGO FROM MY EXPOSITURE OF INSERTIVE ORAL SEX... ITS CONCLUSIVE THIS TEST??IM NEGATIVE Read more »