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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 a fusion inhibitor. Fusion inhibitors work by blocking HIV from entering human cells. HIV/AIDS-Related
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Injection of T-20 (Enfuvirtide)

Hello, I'm a physician treating a patient with T-20. The injections have been causing him reactions at the site - namely erythema, nodules, pruritus, ecchymosis, pain and discomfort. What techniques do you use or recommend to lessen these ISR's? ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Some patients have reported less ISRs with use of the BioInjector system for Fuzeon (an air gun). Cooling the inject site with ice packs for some while for others heat/message has helped. Since there likely will be a number of new HIV drugs active... Read more »

T20- Pentafuside para cuando disponible?

Estimado Doc, ayer escuche en las noticias que uno de los nuevos farmacos antivirales inhibidores de la fusion del virus a la celula llamado T20 Pentafuside ,se encuentra en ultima etapa de experimentacin clinica. Estima usted aproximadamente cuando...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
...Hola Santiago,T-20, ahora conocido tambin como su nombre nuevo"Enfuvirtide," forma parte de una clase nueva de drogas llamadas inhibidores de fusin. Como usted describe, T-20 bloquea fsicamente la capacidad Read more »

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is fuzeon going to be available in pill formin near future?
Eric Daar, M.D.

Response from Eric Daar, M.D.

UCLA School of Medicine
...Fuzeon (T-20, enfuvirtide) must be taken as an injection. The company had been working on a form that might be taken less often, but an injection nonetheless.Best,Eric Read more »

T20- Pentafuside para cuando disponible?

Estimado Doc, ayer escuche en las noticias que uno de los nuevos farmacos antivirales inhibidores de la fusion del virus a la celula llamado T20 Pentafuside ,se encuentra en ultima etapa de experimentacin clinica. Estima usted aproximadamente cuando...
Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Response from Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Universidad de Puerto Rico
Estimado amigo:El T20 se espera siendo optimista una posible aprobacin para fin de ao o principios tempranos del siguiente ao. Al presente solo se vislumbra la preparacin inyectable subcutanea. El precio se especula que debe de ser competitivo con... Read more »
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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 »
The Body

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

... Following is the full transcript of The Body's live chat on Fuzeon (T-20, enfuvirtide), which took place on Oct. 25, 2004, at 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. The chat was sponsored by Roche and Trimeris, the makers Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Fuzeon Brand Enfuvirtide (T-20): Breaking Barriers or Breaking the Bank?

...from ongoing and completed studies, TAG believes that the Roche/Trimeris application for accelerated approval of Fuzeon brand enfuvirtide to treat HIV infection in combination with other antiretroviral agents in adults and adolescents should be... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20) Accelerated to Traditional Approval/Label Revisions

...FDA approved, on October 15, 2004, a supplemental new drug application for Fuzeon (enfuvirtide, also known as T-20) injection, in combination with other antiretroviral agents, for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in treatment Read more »
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ISR's w/T-20 Fuzeon suck

Posted by Scoot2Bfree, 3 Replies
It's a total pisser when you run out of spaces for injections. Have lipoatropahy, no body fat, ISR's are horrible but Dr's say last option as it's salvage therapy. Doing the Tibotec Duet TMC 125 NNRTI with/possible TMC 114 NRTI (placebo trial) thing... Read more »

T-20

Posted by stevenv67, 1 Reply
...I have recently been put on t-20, about a month and a half now. would like to chat, connect, and stay in touch with others who are also trying this new med. want Read more »

T-20

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 »

I'm Starting Fuzion T-20 This week any Sugestions!

Posted by IM1RU12, 1 Reply
...Ok..gonna start T-20 this week and I'm also taking a bunch of orals as well. If you are doing T-20 how is it going for you? are you taking any other Read more »