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What Is Epoetin Alpha

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le digo que es triomune

Dr. Sigo una terapia con triomune que es una combiancion de Stavudina (en mi caso de 30 mg) lamivudina y nevirapina. Antes estuve con convivir mas nevirapina, pues el AZT me causo neutropenia severa (1340 glob blancos). Mi medico me recomendo...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
...estuviera causando sntomas, tales como la fatiga, podras pensar en tratarla tambin con un tratamiento anlogo al filgastrim -- epoetin alpha (Procrit). El segundo estimula la produccin de los glbulos rojos mientras el primero, los glbulos blancos.... Read more »

anemic orgasms

Hi Dr. Bob,First, thanks once again for your great answers. I and much more of your diverse... Read more »

Suplementos de hierro y anemia

Puede ser que ingerir suplementos de hierro ayude a revertir laanemia causada por el tratamiento de... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Epoetin Alfa (Epogen, Procrit)

... eh-POH-ee-tin Brand Name: Epogen, Procrit Other Name(s): EPO, Epoetin alpha, Epoetina alfa, Epoyetina alfa, Eprex, Erythropoietin-alfa, recombinant, r-HuEPO Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection Read more »
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Once-Weekly Epoetin Alfa Corrects Hemoglobin as Effectively as Thrice Weekly

... Once-Weekly Epoetin Alfa Corrects Hemoglobin and Improves Quality of Life as Effectively as Three-Times Weekly Dosing in HIV-Positive Patients (ThPeB7381) Read more »
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Longer Dosing Intervals of Epoetin Alfa Are Effective in Maintaining Hemoglobin Levels in Anemic, HIV-Infected Patients

...associated with a significant decrease in survival in patients with HIV/AIDS. Subsequently, recombinant human erythropoietin (epoetin alfa, Procrit) was approved as an alternative treatment option for anemic HIV-positive patients taking AZT.... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Counterfeit Drugs: Check Combivir, Serostim, Epogen

...have questionscan call Serono at 1-888-275-7376. Epogen: On May 21 we received a notice from the FDA thatcounterfeit Epogen (epoetin alpha) had been distributed. Thecounterfeit contains active ingredient, but in aconcentration about 20 times... Read more »
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Anyone out there suffering from neuropathy in the legs & feet? Give me some solutions as to what helps? Thanks a million. Read more »