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What Are The Pros And Cons Of Viramune

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Pros ans cons of participating in clinical trial

Hello fom SpainI have the possibility of integrating a clinical trial that will compare truvada + viramune with truvada + reyataz for effectiveness, safety, and lipid alterations. I would like to know your opinion about this. I am treatment naive at...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
There are indeed pros and cons to entering a clinical trial. On the pro side is the gift you give to increasing understanding about the virus and its treatment. In addition, the study may provide you with medications, labs and medical attention... Read more »

Serostim pros and cons

What are the side effects and pros and cons of using Serostim? Also are there any drug or food... 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 »
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Proyecto Inform

Es Posible Cambiarse al Viramune Con un Recuento Más Alto de CD4

Las pautas federales actuales establecen que las mujeres con recuentos de CD4 por encima de 250 y los hombres con recuentos por encima de 400, no deben comenzar a tomar Viramune (nevirapina). Esto se debe a una posible reacción alérgica que se... Read more »
Project Inform

Switching to Viramune Is Possible at Higher CD4s

Current U.S. Guidelines state that Viramune (nevirapine) should not be started in women with CD4s above 250 and in men with CD4s above 400. This is due to potentially severe allergic reactions found mostly at higher CD4 counts. However, there's no... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

La Guía Annual de Medicamentos para el VIH: Viramune (Nevirapine, NVP)

  Nombre de Marca: Viramune Nombre Común: nevirapine (NVP) Clase: análogo no-nucleósido (también llamado inhibidor de la transcriptasa reversa del no-nucleósido, NNRTI, siglas en inglés) Dosis estándar: Una... Read more »
infoSIDA

Nevirapina (Viramune)

--> Marca comercial: Viramune XR, Viramune Otro(s) nombre(s): extended-release nevirapine, NVP Clase de medicamento: Inhibidor de la transcriptasa inversa no análogo de los nucleósidos Uso aprobado: Infección por el VIH ... Read more »
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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 »