What Is Hydroxyurea
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University of Massachusetts, Medical SchoolHydroxyurea has been used in children, but there are few formal studies. A pilot study of hydroxyurea in combination with stavudine and ddI has recently been published (Kline et al, Pilot study of hydroxyurea in human immunodeficiency virus-infected... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillThe blush has left the rose for hydroxyurea. Clinical trials and experience demonstrate that the drug adds little to other HIV therapies and adds toxicity. IL-2 has been studied for a long time now and it is still unclear how this will fit in as... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolWell, another controversy in our field.It is clear the hydroxyurea has a pro and a con. On the pro side, we do have information to show us it can boost the potency of some of our nucleoside antivirals. We just presented a study, for example, of... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI'm looking to hear from someone who has tried this hyroxyurea. My doctor wants me to try it in combination with other drugs. ANyone out there with exprience?
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyDoes anyone have a treatment/advice when the combination of ddI and hydroxyurea makes my mouth bone dry and has dropped my blood platelets? Am beginning to find this worrying and uncomfortable. And am a little scared. Please help if you have an idea... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousHIV Poz gay man moving to Atlanta looking for a good doc. Six years poz and very healthy; taking two protease inhibitors, an antiviral and hydroxyurea. Wanna make sure the viral load stays undetectable. Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated!
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesGentlemen,
Stay away from Videx it infected my pancreas and made me diabetic, apprantly it does that to a high percentage of people on it or as I also understand kills another hign percentage of them. What does Bristol Myers Squibbs do? Sell death... Read more »
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