What Are The Mechanisms Of HIV-1 Resistance On Protease Inhibitors Therapy?
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineClearly a tough situation. Maximizing nutrition, maintain good body weight (check testosterone levels),prevention of other opportunistic infections, aggressive use of amphotericin--those treatments can often maintain a person's health. There... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineYes many effective regimens are available that don't contain a protease inhibitor. Whether any of those are an option depends heavily on whether you have failed any previous regimens or have a resistance virus. Use of nevirapine(you are... Read more »
UCLA School of MedicineThe HIV protease inhibitor selectively blocks the protease enzyme and prevents an infected cell from producing infectious HIV. Resistance develops when mutations emerge in the viral protease enzyme that prevent the inhibitor from interacting with... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your questions.When it comes to the protease inhibitors and other antiviral therapies, there is good news and bad news.The good news:1) Treatments have been shown to significantly improve the quantity of a persons life. People taking... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesI have known about my HIV+ status now for 6 years, and God has blessed me with continued good health. I have accessed all the major medications, plus vitamins to help fight the disease. Once I started taking the new protease inhibitors, I started... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyCurious as to latest info. on research into bone density loss due to HAART therapy. Most research data i've seen goes back to 99 or 2000. Any new data/research into this? Also any info. on clinical trials currently under way looking into this... Read more »
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