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Toxoplasmosis Therapy

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alternative prevention therapy for toxoplasmosis

Four years ago I had toxoplasmosis and have been on sulfadiazine, daraprim and leucorvin calcium maintenance therapy ever since. Recently I have developed a reaction to the sulfa drug. Are there any alternative prevention meds I can take. My t-cell...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Yes, there is an alternative drug, clindamycin, that is used with pyrimethamine (Daraprim) and leukovorin. It may be possible for you to stop chronic maintenance (secondary prophylaxis) entirely, although most of the data that support this come... Read more »

toxoplasmosis

Thank you Dr Henry for the response.I realy appreciate.You talked of rehablitation-how since... Read more »

CNS toxoplasmosis

I was wondering if there is any correlation between CNS toxoplasmosis and stroke? I am a physical... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Toxoplasmosis

What Is Toxoplasmosis? How Common Is Toxo? How Is Toxo Diagnosed? How Is Toxo Treated? How Do I Choose a Treatment for Toxo? Can Toxo Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Toxoplasmosis? Toxoplasmosis (toxo) is an infection caused by the... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Toxoplasmosis

¿Qué Es la Toxoplasmosis¿ ¿Qué Común Es la Toxo? ¿Cómo se Diagnostica la Toxo? ¿Cómo Se Trata la Toxoplasmosis? ¿Cómo Elijo un Tratamiento Para la Toxoplasmosis? ¿Se Puede Prevenir la Toxoplasmosis? En Pocas Palabras ¿Qué... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

When to Start Antiretroviral Treatment: A Changing Equation

Shifting Views of Anti-HIV Therapy Hit Early, Hit Hard Drawbacks of HAART Become Clear Deferred Therapy Gains Ground Public Health Benefits of Early Treatment The Pendulum Swings Again Treatment During Primary Infection Impact on... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Aprende Sobre La Toxoplasmosis o Infección del Cerebro

¿Qué puedes hacer para prevenir la toxoplasmosis? La toxoplasmosis es una infección muy grave que frecuentemente afecta al cerebro. Si tienes el virus que causa el SIDA (VIH), tienes mayor riesgo de contraer esta infección. Esta... Read more »
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Toxoplasmosis

Posted by Anonymous
Just wondering if any of you have had, or known others who have had, toxoplasmosis. can you give me some information regarding long term effects in advanced infections?? Thank you soooo much! My email address is kalicrow@hotmail.com! thanks again!

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Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for such a site and that it shall... Read more »

hiv gene therapy

Posted by hopefulone, 2 Replies
hiv gene therapy has been getting a lot of play in the national and international press as of late....i would be interetested in comments on this hope. Read more »

group therapy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi everyone-
does anyone know information regarding group therapy in NYC for people newly diagnosed with hiv?
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