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what type of drugs are used to control hiv

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: Consult this site for a chart on HIV drugs. http://www.aidsmeds.com/articles/DrugChart_10632.shtml

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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
HAART: Highly active Anti-retrovirals are used to suppress the HIV virus in an infected human. There are over 35 drugs now that are used to make up at least ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Not yet: We do not yet have an antiviral medication to neutralize HPV viruses or to block their replication. Thus, the best one can do is get periodic check-up ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerson marius Kolbe
Specializes in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine
HIV Prophylaxis: Yes , Trivenz can be used for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis but it has to be used for at least seven days before exposure to be effective. When used correc ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Mitchell
22 years experience Bariatrics
There are many....: However, in most cases the best initial combination of medications to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus is metformin and Glipizide and the combination is ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Berger
32 years experience Cardiology
Please rephrase: I am not sure what you're asking in regard to "low blood" - do you mean anemia (low blood count) or low blood pressure. Beta blockers help lower bloo ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Combination chemo: The drug choicees are variable among different age groups. Children with ALL are commonly treated with Vincristine/ Prednisone initially and later rec ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Levin
40 years experience Psychiatry
Nothing specific: Asperger's is 're-classified' in dsv v, very controversial. Asperger's is part of a larger group of disorders labeled pervasive developmental disorder ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
GROWING DAILY NOW: List is getting longer every day but- byetta, victoza (liraglutide) were the first.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Essential tremor: Check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/essential-tremor/ds00367/dsection=treatments%2dand%2ddrugs for treatment options for essential tremor. Beta ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
19 years experience Family Medicine
Many treatments: Currently there are numerous med categories to treat diabetes. They include oral meds from different classes, Insulin of varying lengths of action, ot ... Read More
A 78-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Here are a few: Inderal, and other beta-blockers, effective, but cause cognitive clouding, fainting due to decreased blood pressure and slowing pulse, depression, ast ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The non drug treatments for Diabetes Type 2 include:: Diet changes, Lifestyle changes, Smoking cessation, Gastric bypass surgery.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on the STD: Depends on what std you have.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Quite good: The new antiretroviral drugs used to combat HIV are quite good these days. Many have been combined in single tablet regimens that only need to be tak ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
8 years experience Hepatology
New drugs: Within the last few month, 2 new drugs have come out that are in pill forms and FDA approved (without interferon injections) that cure hepatitis C in ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Not treated: Most cases are reactive and the cause has to be addressed, specifically bleeding and inflammatory conditions, infectious or not infectious, most commo ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Varies: It depends on the type. This will get you started; follow the links from here http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/207631-treatment
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A 72-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Individualised: Metformin may be the starting point. Addition of januvia (sitagliptin) or acarbose or liraglutinide or sulfunruria or use of insulin
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on situation: Normal newborns are not usually screened for drugs.If the child and family services have a case open, urine and meconium are collected.Urine is screen ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience Psychiatry
A few may help: While there is no cure for alzheimer's disease, there are a few prescription medications that slow its progression. (the amount they help may or may ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Unger
40 years experience Family Medicine
Natural drug are...: Weight reduction of 7-10 lbs and exercising daily 45 minutes each day. Are you game? Nothing else is effective as a "natural agent" to prevent or tre ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Teicheira
35 years experience Pain Management
Let's clarify this: Neither Methadone or buphrenorpine "treat" addiction. They are fda approved to maintain addictions. That's it. In other words, to keep you from withd ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ehab Kasasbeh
19 years experience Cardiology
Rx: The favorable ones are those that have minimal harm to the fetus such as methyl-dopa. A thorough discussion with a physician is best , to discuss risk ... Read More

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