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When Will A Protease Inhibitor For Hiv Come Out For Treatment

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are protease inhibitors the cause of lypoatrophy or is hiv

the same as title. is lypoatrophy a side effect of using protease inhibitors or is lypoatrophy a direct cause, oi, of being hiv positive. i am trying to determine whether the treatment providers have some responsibility for the costs of treating...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...count--those factors have been linked to fat loss. Certain HIV drugs (most notably D4T and AZT) have been linked to fat loss. Protease inhibitors may be linked but the connection is less clear and may vary by drug and genetic background of the... Read more »

HIV protease inhibitors

Could you tell me the spectrum of activity and the mechanism of resistance for the antimicrobial... Read more »

what is HIV PROTEASE INHIBITORS.

In taking hydroxyzine pam 25 mg,it states if you are on HIV Protease inhibitors, not to use. What... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

New Label Information Affecting All Approved Protease Inhibitors for Treatment of HIV

... The approved protease inhibitors for the treatment of HIV-1 infection now all include the following drug-drug interaction information: Revatio (sildenafil) Read more »
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Clinical Trials of HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (Session 40) Clinical Trials of HIV-1 Protease Inhibitors (Session 41) Immune Reconstitution (Session 45) Treatment of Primary Infection (Session 47)

...N. Clumeck, S. Fenske, J. Mallolas, A. Lafeuillade, and L. Beauvais View the original abstract Clinical Trials of HIV-1 Protease Inhibitors (Session 41) Amprenavir (APV) 600mg/Ritonavir (RTV) 100mg BID or APV 1200mg/RTV 200mg QD Given in... Read more »
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Abstract No. 331: Viral Fitness in Patients with Discordant CD4 and Plasma HIV RNA following Protease Inhibitor Failure

...authors begin with the observation that discordant evolution of CD4 counts and plasma viral RNA is observed in patients following protease inhibitor therapy. They offer several hypotheses: The fall in CD4 is only delayed with regard to the... Read more »
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Clinical Trials of HIV-1 Protease Inhibitors

... GW433908, a Novel Prodrug of the HIV Protease Inhibitor (PI) Amprenavir (APV): Safety, Efficacy, and Pharmacokinetics (PK) (APV20001) (Poster 333) Authored by R. Wood, K. Arasteh, Read more »
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Protease Inhibitors - Hemophilia bleeds

Posted by akcol
...convincing our local doc (conservative infectious disease specialist, with limited knowledge of Hemophilia) that saving the new HIV meds/classes for future use will not matter if no adherence to present classes (PIs) is possible, and Sean loses... Read more »

lipodystrophy from protease inhibitors

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...good health. I have accessed all the major medications, plus vitamins to help fight the disease. Once I started taking the new protease inhibitors, I started growing breasts and huge amount of fat in the stomache area...infact, my entire torso... Read more »

Vasculitis and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does anyone know about vasculitis and HIV? Read more »

DUDE'S NEWS

Posted by DUDE
...drug company, said on Friday a European Union medical committee had recommended approval of Agenerase, the company's first protease inhibitor drug for HIV treatment. Analysts said the decision, which came after the stock market close, was... Read more »