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What Are The Pros And Cons Of Prezista

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Serostim pros and cons

What are the side effects and pros and cons of using Serostim? Also are there any drug or food interactionsthat you know of?...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
Pros: definite evidence that it will increase lean body mass while decreasing fat. Side effects not too bad (see below)Cons: very expensive therapy (>$1000 per week), must be given by injection, frequent (though fairly minor side effects like... Read more »

Pros & Cons From Not Taking Medications

I have recently tested HIV positive. I take no medication. What are the pros & cons of... Read more »

SEROSTIM: DO PROS OUT WEIGH CONS?

JUST STARTED ON SEROSTIM! DO THE PROS OF THIS DRUG OUTWEIGH THE CONS? I'M HAVING EXTREME... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

La Guía Annual de Medicamentos para el VIH: Prezista (Darunavir, TMC-114)

Nombre de Marca: Prezista Nombre Común: darunavir (antiguamente TMC-114) Clase: Inhibidor de proteasa (IP) Dosis estándar: 600 mg TMC-114 con 100 mg de ritonavir dos veces al día. AWP: $937.50 al mes Contacto del... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Darunavir (Prezista)

¿Qué Es Darunavir? ¿Quién Debe Tomar Darunavir? ¿Qué Es la Resistencia a los Medicamentos? ¿Cómo Se Toma Darunavir? ¿Cuáles Son los Efectos Secundarios? ¿Cómo Reacciona Darunavir Con Otros Medicamentos? ¿Qué Es Darunavir?... Read more »
infoSIDA

Prezista (Darunavir)

Marca comercial: Prezista Otro(s) nombre(s): DRV, darunavir ethanolate Clase de medicamento: Inhibidor de la proteasa Uso aprobado: Infección por el VIH ADVERTENCIA: El darunavir puede causar efectos secundarios graves, potencialmente... Read more »
ACRIA y GMHC

Estudios de ACRIA En Proceso

Crofelemer Para La Diarrea Avandia y Serostim KP-1461 SPRING: Aptivus en Razas Diversas IMPACTO: Resistencia a Reyataz Prezista Dosis Crofelemer Para La Diarrea Personas mayores de 18 años que tienen diarrea persistente tomarían... Read more »
Connect With Others

Como lidiar con mis padres sin que sea tragico?

Posted by pozargie, 5 Replies
Hola a todos mi nombre es Pablo tengo 30 aos y es la 1ra vez que escribo en esta seccion de espaol. Soy de una pequea ciudad del sur de Argentina.
Hace un mes atras recibi la noticia que soy HIV + y no voy a decir que me siento mal y bla bla bla... Read more »

from the pros

Posted by worried22yo, 2 Replies
Hey guys. Have a dr. apptmnt monday and may do a home access, what do u think? Oh and my fave guy om the Body wrote me, made me feel a lil better. check it out!!

http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Fatigue/Current/Q96075.qna





Good luck to everyone! Read more »

Need help with testing from the pros

Posted by Anonymous
I had a recent exposure (unprotecd vaginal and oral) with a woman of unknown status. I want to get tested but I'm not sure which route to choose and how long to wait. I have talked with several testing facilities and my doctor and I'm still confused... Read more »

A theoretical risk for the pros

Posted by Anonymous
I keep seeing numbers indicating risks (like the .1-3% and .1-.3 percent and whatever) for infection, so I was wondering if anystudy had shown what would happen if someone accidentally injected themselves with around 1 cc of infected blood in a... Read more »