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HIV / AIDS Overview

Human immunodeficiency virus infection / acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is a disease of the human immune system caused by infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).[1] During the initial infection, a person may experience a brief period of influenza-like illness. This is typically followed by a prolonged period without symptoms. As the illness progresses, it interferes more and more with the immune system, making the person much more likely to get infections, including ...

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REMUNE When Can I Get the Vaccine Shot?
When will Remune be available i need this vaccine desperately? Why has this not been approved yet i am sick from taking the drugs i vomit daily :(
Updated 9 minutes ago in Remune.
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atripla and purbac benefits
My sister has been on atripla and purbac for 2 years? What are the benefits and side effects of this treatment? Her CD4 count rose from 106 to 475.
Updated 22 days ago in Atripla.
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fuzeon weight loss
I've worked hard to get my weight up. Doc wants me on fuxeon. How will this effect my weight? ## Hello, Pitt! How are you? It can cause anorexia, as a side effect, along with erythema, insomnia and depression. Have you talked to your doctor about it? Maybe a high calorie supplement could help, while you're taking it.
Updated 1 month ago in Fuzeon.
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Eflaten and Tenarenz works the same?
I am on ARV since september last year, 4months on Tenarenz which managed to make my viral load undetectable, since its nolonger on market I've changed to Eflaten which contains same ingredients, Can someone tell me if this Eflaten will manage to maintain my viral load undetectable. Thanks.
Updated 1 month ago in HIV Immunogen.
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white pill with yoi ONE SIDE AND THE OTHER LU
white OVAL PILL pill with YOI TOTAL ONE SIDE AND THE OTHER LU , OVAL PILL SAMPLE ONE SIZE YOI YOI OTHER LU LU ## The marking on this tablet is actually intended to be LU Y01 (as in zero one) and it contains 150mgs of Lamivudine and 300mgs of Zidovudine, this is an antiviral medication that's used to help prevent HIV cells from multiplying in the body. Side effects may include nausea, anorexia, headache and malaise. Learn more Combivir details here. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 8 months ago in Combivir.
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r lief of side effects mylocel
Is there any way to reduce Mylocel side effects?
Updated 8 months ago in Mylocel.
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treatment for mac tb and hiv
i have been diagnosed with hiv ,for that i am taking atripla.However due to my low immune system i got mac or tb and doctor prescribed ethambutol twice a day, purbac once a day, zithromax once aday. are these meds okay. ive been on atripla for 1 month already and zithromax. Today i started purbac and ethambutol and suddenly i got a sharp pain and it felt as if was getting a heart attack my handa and arms wwere also paining,this lasted for 15 minutes now im fine .doctor adivsed to stop the meds.what could it be ## My findings state that there are potentially unsafe interactions that apply to a few of your medications. Quoted below are the precautions you should be aware of: "Atripla may cause liver problems, and taking it with other medications that can also affect the liver such as ...
Updated 10 months ago in Atripla.
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list of drugs included in schedule h
DRUGS AND COSMETICS (2ND AMENDMENT) RULES, 2006 MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE (Department of Health) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 16th March, 2006 ∗G.S.R. 160(E).– Whereas a draft of certain rules further to amend the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 was published, as required by Sections 12 and 33 of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 (23 of 1940), in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i), dated the 24th February, 2005, under the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Department of Health), number G.S.R. 105(E), dated the 24th February, 2005, inviting objections and suggestions from all persons likely to be affected thereby, before the expiry of a period of forty five days from the date o...
Updated 10 months ago in Abacavir.
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oval pink pill with 123
I would like to know what this pill is that may girlfriend is taken for depression. ## Found a match it's Atripla Click here to see a picture of the pill. If this is your pill it is a fixed dose combination drug for the treatment of HIV infection. To learn more click on the link below... Please note if this is not your pill, please post back, so I can locate the right pill. ## Omg! That is the pill, I'm am 100% certain,it's a pinkish pale color and she takes it once a night. ## Yes, it is for HIV infection. It is a combination of efavirenz 600 mg/, a non nucleoside/nucleotide analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitor, emtricitabine 200/mg, a nucleoside/nucleotide analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitor, and tenofovir disoproxil fumerate, also a nucleoside/nucleotide analogue...
Updated 1 year ago in Atripla.
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I have taken for one week
I was just diagnosed as hiv positive and went to an HIV specialist who has prescribed Atripla. My viral load was high and cd4 count at something like 220k. I have had some side affects, but not too intolerable. I am dizzy in the am. Can I expect more side effects or would I have had them by now. ## 2 weeks on Atripla now, and I have not experienced the weird dreams that I was warned about. I do get a bit dizzy but since I take the pill at night, that does not matter - in fact it's a relaxing high. In a couple of days I will get my next blood test, and I'm hoping that the T's and viral load will be going in the right direction! I'm almost apprehensive, because I have not experienced any of the dire side effects that I have read about. ## Medications can affect everyone di...
Updated 1 year ago in Atripla.
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