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What Are The Side Effects Of T-20

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Side effects of T-20: flu like symptoms, cough, weakness, fatigue ??

Three months ago I added Fuzeon (T-20) to my HAART (Epivir,Viread,Tipranavir,Nor-vir,Invirase).After a month I came down with flue like symtoms which lasted for about 2 months.The worst part was a total weakness in my muscles and a feeling of...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Almost every patient on T-20 gets some injection site reactions while in only about 5% of cases are they severe enough to cause the patient to stop the T-20. Read more »

Fuzeon (T-20) Side effects

Dear Doctors,My partner (Chris) has been positive since 1995. His doctor told us about Fuzeon last... Read more »

Can T-20 be effective after treatment stoppage?

My brother started T-20 last Wednesday and on Monday stopped as he in addition to the rest of the... Read more »
The Body PRO

Enfuvirtide Safe and Effective for Adolescents

...female, and roughly half were white race and half black. About 40% were of Hispanic ethnicity. Their baseline viral load was about 200,000, and their CD4 counts were about 70. At week 24, 71% were still on enfuvirtide. There were a variety of... Read more »

An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

... en-FYOO-vir-tide --> Brand Name: Fuzeon Other Name(s): DP 178, DP178, Enfuvirtida, Pentafuside, T 20, T-20, T20 Drug Class: Entry and Fusion Inhibitors Enfuvirtide, also known as Fuzeon or T-20, is a type of medicine called Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Enfuvirtide (Fuzeon)

...Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? The Bottom Line What Is Enfuvirtide? Enfuvirtide, also called FuzeonĀ® or T-20, is a drug used for antiviral therapy. It is manufactured by Roche and Trimeris. Enfuvirtide is the first "fusion... Read more »
The Body

Transcript of The Body's Live Chat on Fuzeon (T-20, Enfuvirtide)

...would you like to go first? Reply from Don Kurtyka (Nurse Practitioner): Sure ... I have been involved in HIV care for the last 20 years. I've been a nurse practitioner providing primary HIV and specialty HIV care for the last 12 years in Tampa.... Read more »
Connect With Others


Posted by stevenv67, 2 Replies
...Would like to chat with others who have tried, or are currently on, T-20. What kind of results have you experienced and if any side effects, what type? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Would like to know if anyone has tried T-20, and what kind of results and side effects have you experienced. Any information would be appreciated as I will problably be Read more »

Infuzeeon - anybody tried it?

Posted by ScotCharles, 2 Replies
...get about on my own. I feel much more free and comfortable. Maybe I could be compliant with a new med regimen. If the side effects of Infuzeon are bad, however, compliance will become a problem again. I can't bear too much more pain and... Read more »

Just Started T-20

Posted by princealbert, 3 Replies
...I just started my T-20 2 days ago. So far, no problems, probably because I've learned to gear my whole life around my AIDS meds schedule, and am very Read more »