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The Principal Components Of Hiv Drugs

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The Well Project

HIV Drugs and the HIV Lifecycle

... Table of Contents The Basics The HIV Lifecycle Approved HIV Drugs Combining HIV Drugs The Bottom Line The Basics HIV drugs cannot cure HIV but they can help you stay healthy by preventingthe virus from reproducing (making copies of itself). When HIV cannotreproduce, it cannot infect
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need reply...pl help..confussion abt medication....

Dear Dr Benjamin Young, this is my 2nd question in forum as did not get reply for 1st one...hope to get this time....I am female 32, HIV positive since 8 years...My recent last month reports are CD4 72 Cell / mm3 & 6.93 %, CD3 937 Cell / mm3 & 89.72...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...(Truavda) is widely regarded as a component of first-line HIV treatments and is generally well tolerated. We will try to avoid it principally in persons with kidney or bone disease (but it does not appear that you have either). As for the... Read more »

Can we hope for a curative HIV vaccine? (VACCINE TRIALS, 2009)

Hi Dr. and thanks for your dedication & permanent support to all of us, you are wonderful.What is your opinion about the new preventive HIV vaccine? Do you think that we can build on it to have a curative vaccine soon? I know that you are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...measuring the critical parameter. It may be something you don't normally associate with protection."Dr. Lawrence Corey, the principal investigator for the HIV Vaccine Trials Network, who was not part of the RV 144 trial, said new work on weakened... Read more »

Milk Thistle

Hello Dr. Young,Back in 2007 a question was brought to your atttention about milk thistle and the use of it. You responded that you would not recommend it due to the lack of info on side affects associated with it. The 2008 Aids conferance did some...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...designed prospective studies.Second, is the very real potential for the product to cause significant drug-drug interactions with HIV medications, with risk of drug toxicity or lack of effectiveness. This pharmacology study showed that silybin... Read more »

the vaccine will decrease viral load for a 30%??

aside from decreasing hiv risk, will it reduce viral load too?? thanks
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...measuring the critical parameter. It may be something you don't normally associate with protection."Dr. Lawrence Corey, the principal investigator for the HIV Vaccine Trials Network, who was not part of the RV 144 trial, said new work on weakened... Read more »
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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 »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Project PrEPare, AIDS Foundation of Chicago Hold HIV Drug Forum

...43.8 percent. Participants with even better drug adherence realized more protection, up to 72.8 percent. Dr. Sybil Hosek, a principal investigator for Project PrEPare, noted iPrEx is the first study of its kind. "The folks at iPrEx recognize... Read more »
The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

... Table of Contents Side Effects and HIV Drugs Being Informed About Side Effects Helps Women and Side Effects Taking Care of Yourself Side Effects and HIV Drugs Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Drug Use and HIV

...adjust the dosage of methadone in some cases. See the Fact Sheets for each of the medications you are taking, and discuss your HIV medications with your methadone counselor and your HIV health care provider. The Bottom Line Drug use is a... Read more »
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Is HIV re-infection possible?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...and sexual behavior. Positive Partners is looking for couples living with HIV. Both partners must be: HIV Positive, taking HIV medications (antiretroviral drugs) or on STI, at least 18 years old, and Involved in a sexual relationship with... Read more »

Is HIV re-infection possible?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...and sexual behavior. Positive Partners is looking for couples living with HIV. Both partners must be: HIV Positive, taking HIV medications (antiretroviral drugs) or on STI, at least 18 years old, and Involved in a sexual relationship with... Read more »

Is HIV re-infection possible?

Posted by Anonymous
...and sexual behavior. Positive Partners is looking for couples living with HIV. Both partners must be: HIV Positive, taking HIV medications (antiretroviral drugs) or on STI, at least 18 years old, and Involved in a sexual relationship with... Read more »

Is HIV re-infection possible?

Posted by Anonymous
...and sexual behavior. Positive Partners is looking for couples living with HIV. Both partners must be: HIV Positive, taking HIV medications (antiretroviral drugs) or on STI, at least 18 years old, and Involved in a sexual relationship with... Read more »