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The Principal Components Of Hiv Drugs

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

NGO Medicos do Mundo Provides First HIV Tests on West African Island of Principe

The international medical organization Medicos do Mundo on Thursday gave residents of the West African island of Principe -- part of the archipelago country Sao Tome and Principe -- their first opportunity to be tested for HIV, Reuters reports.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cooperation, Integration Important Components of HIV/AIDS Response

In an opinion piece in The Hill's "Congress Blog ," international health consultant Taufiqur Rahman argues that funding for the HIV/AIDS response is sufficient. He says countries should pay for their own first-line antiretroviral treatment,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Inaugural Meeting of African HIV/AIDS Campaign Examines Components of Successful Fight Against Disease

The most crucial elements in the fight against HIV/AIDS are the building of institutions, structures and leadership, Christopher Molomo, national coordinator of Botswana's National AIDS Coordinating Agency, said at this week's inaugural meeting of... Read more »
Ask the Experts

cant find the right 3rd. component

hello Dr. Young, you are always so kind with your counselling here. I have been on ARVs for 11 months now. Viral Load went from 50,000 to undetectable, CD4 counts have slowly improved from 140 to 190, my % went from 4 to 5. My ARVS have been always...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi and thanks for posting.First off, please don't take just the Truvada and Reyataz- you'll risk developing drug resistance and jeopardizing many good future treatment options. Don't give up yet on the No Side Effects Club just yet.... Read more »

Barriers between IRON component and Hep. C

Hola doctora Rodriguez:Me podria dar un poco mas idea de que consecuencias existen en pacientes que tienen Hepatitis C y HIV o AIDS diagnostico, tienen que tener cuidado en que tipo de vitaminas toman el cual creo que el componente del...
Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Response from Maribel Rodriguez-Torres, M.D.

Fundacion Gatroenterologia De Diego
Hepatitis C in patients with HIV has a more agresive course with more rapid progression to end stage liver disease.Iron deposition in the liver is seen in all cases of chronic liver disease.In patients with coinfection,we advise patients to use... Read more »

WHAT BRAND OF PMMA OR ITS COMPONENTS SHOULD I GO FOR?

WHAT KIND OF BRAND OF PMMA AND ITS COMPONENTS SHOULD I CHOOSE FOR BUTTOCKS AUGMENTATION? PLEASE ADVISE, I WANT IT DONE ASAP. THANK YOU DOCTOR....
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Probably the better question to ask is, which doctor should I choose for buttock augmentation? The outcome is more dependent on the expertise of the treating doctor. Most of PMMA buttock augmentation is performed in Mexico and Brazil. Dr. Luis... Read more »

HEP C RNA PCR QUAL Component Results

I just had blood work done and I do not understand how this could be. I had mono about 20 yrs ago. the doctor told me at that time I was a hep c carrier, but not to worry I just couldn't give blood. now I have results of 3845828 IU/ML and 6.58...
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
It means you have chronic HCV infection. Your HCV viral load is 3.8 million international units (IU) per milliliter of blood. The value of 6.58 logs is the same number expressed in a different mathematical format. This is about an average level for... Read more »
Connect With Others

Anyone else taking Drug Holidays?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi everyone, new to this Bulliten Board, but was wondering if anyone else has taken a drug holiday, I know most doctors DO NOT agree with doing this, but was just wondering.


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OLD DRUG, NEW INFORMATION: SF Trial of Peptide T

Posted by Anonymous
OLD DRUG, NEW INFORMATION:
Recruitment to Open for Peptide T Anti-Viral Trial

(Contact Diane Cenko, HIVCARE Client Outreach Coordinator, 415-353-6215 or 6259)

San Francisco, Calif. - February, 2001 -- A phase II study of Peptide T to evaluate its... Read more »

Do any drugs affect HIV test results?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I am taking valium for anxiety and recently had a negative HIV test. Could taking valium have compromised the HIV test results? Read more »

iv drug user hiv hep c syphillis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
If you had sex with iv drug user would it take longer to show up hiv positive? Could you go into neurosyphillis within months
please help Read more »