Navigation Links
Anti-retroviral drug conserving trial halted

The National Institute of Health has asked to stop SMART trial (Strategies for Management of Anti-retroviral Therapy) which is a trial on AIDS patients who are undergoing Anti-retroviral //therapy which recommends patients to have the drugs only when it is required contrasting to routine therapy which requires daily intake of these drugs.

The drug-conserving trial which is aimed at reducing the side effects of the drug and also helps economically by reducing the amount of money spent on AIDS drugs. The drug is recommended only when the CD4+ counts of the immune system of the patients gets reduced.

The SMART study had more than 5,000 study recruits from 33 countries and the NIH funded the drug conserving trial which it found would help the patients but NIH found that the patients who took off from the drug got more sicker than the patients who took anti-retroviral drugs daily. The results of the study made NIH to ask its collaborators to stop the trial immediately and as asked the patients to continue with daily medications.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. CMSI produces Low cost Anti-retroviral drugs in India
2. Five AIDS Patients To Receive Experimental Anti-retroviral Drugs
3. One Lakh HIV Patients to get Free Anti-retroviral Drugs by 2007
4. Mental Illness Reversed with Anti-retrovirals in HIV Cases
5. Man against HIV – new vaccine ready for human trials
6. Male contraceptive in trial
7. How do patients benefit of clinical trials
8. Glenmark’s new molecule to go through trial
9. Clinical trials need to be more frank
10. First head-to-head trials of once weekly Fosamax and Actonel therapies
11. Hormone Replacement Therapy increases the risk of endometrial cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:9/20/2017)... ... September 20, 2017 , ... The Honey Pot ... Vaginas.” The goal is to ignite conversation via social media and word-of-mouth regarding ... brand has declared September “Humans with Vaginas” month, releasing a video celebrating the ...
(Date:9/20/2017)... ... September 20, 2017 , ... Recognising that in today’s busy ... Greeny delivers positive results in just three weeks. Setting the groundwork for a ... Fitting seamlessly into hectic work and family schedules, participants can lose up to ...
(Date:9/20/2017)... ... September 20, 2017 , ... Ron Norman, ... executive marketers this week about the value of senior executives, pointed to a ... happened in business has brought us to the present and will lead us ...
(Date:9/20/2017)... ... ... “Monique”: is the story of Monique, whose mother’s deteriorating physical condition ... Colleen Crispi, has owned four beauty salons and written a book regarding the author’s ... cooking. , “The doctor’s office was only three blocks away, and she could ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... September 19, 2017 , ... Trusted debt-reduction ... over 175,000 debt accounts, translating to in excess of $835 million in resolved debt ... and other unsecured loans are some of the categories of debt settled by the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/9/2017)... WASHINGTON , Sept. 8, 2017 ... Mobile MRI Unit coming to Washington DC ... When: Tuesday, September 12 th – Monday, ... to Washington, D.C. offering free MRI brain scans to the public.Where:  ... – will be parked at 501 K Street NW, Washington, D.C.What:BTF brings ...
(Date:9/7/2017)... , Sept. 7, 2017 Caris Life ... on fulfilling the promise of precision medicine, today ... the benefits of its molecular profiling approach in ... comprehensive genomic profiling plus (CGP+) with Caris Molecular ... tumor on a molecular level, leading to more ...
(Date:9/6/2017)... 2017  Medical professionals are expected to ... treating their patients. Medical simulations offer clinicians ... patients. Simulation provides a safe method for ... procedures, refine techniques and build confidence, without ... technology, such as augmented reality, will now ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: