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HIV Eradication Unlikely Following Bone Marrow Transplantation

...HAART before [bone marrow transplant] (contrary to zidovudine alone used in cases described before 1996), the goal of HIV eradication was not achieved for this patient.” Source-Generefcom SRM/V...

Health-Care Workers Exposed to HIV on Job Need Preventive Treatment

...e reduced by about 81 percent among those who took zidovudine — an anti-HIV drug also known as AZT or Retrovir — after exposure. The study also reported that the odds of HIV infection were higher if a health-care worker had a deep injury, if there was visible blood on the device (such as a needle), if the needl...

Study Compares First-Line Drug Therapies For Treating HIV

...NRTIs: lamivudine, plus their choice of stavudine, zidovudine or tenofovir disoproxil fumarate. The researchers found all three of the treatment regimens were potent, producing substantial increases in CD4+ T cell counts and decreases in HIV viral load. After 96 weeks of treatment, 89 percent of the participa...

Computational Model Reveals Working of AZT in Body

...f the metabolism and toxicity of the HIV/AIDS drug zidovudine (azidothymidine, AZT). AZT is used successfully as part of Highly Active Anti-Retroviral Therapy (HAART) to control the level of the human immunodeficiency virus in HIV-infected individuals. However, long-term use of AZT may lead to side-effects in...

HIV Patients Opposes Patenting Of AIDS Drug

...d-dose combination of the two essential AIDS drugs zidovudine and lamivudine - because it is not a new invention but simply the combination of two existing drugs,' said K.K. Abraham, president of the Indian Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS. 'More importantly, the granting of such a patent risks increasi...

Child Friendly Zidovudine Preparation for treating HIV infection Approved By The FDA

...atively approved generic version of child-friendly zidovudine oral solution, according to reports by the FDA. The drug has been approved following the fulfillment of the safety, efficacy and quality standards established by the FDA. Following approval the drug is to be in combination with other drugs used fo...

Drugs said to Reduce HIV Transmission to Baby

Research has shown the drugs zidovudine and nevirapine reduce the mother-to-child transmission of HIV in breastfeeding women in Africa. //The treatment is generally given late in pregnancy and continued until early infancy. Researchers conducted a study to determine if the two drugs given ...

Reducing HIV Transmission

...thers are routinely treated with the anti-HIV drug zidovudine during pregnancy and labor, and their infants rece...treatment was compared to a treatment regimen with zidovudine given at labor onset and every three hours until delivery to the mother and twice daily to their inf...

Researchers find new HIV hiding place

...eoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, including zidovudine (AZT) and lamivudine (3TC), has an effect, he said....

Elevating Manganese Levels hold back HIV

...t treatments for HIV infection, the antiretroviral zidovudine (AZT), targeted reverse transcriptase. The virus is notorious for developing resistance to drugs, however, so new treatments are needed to keep it in check. Drugs that target PRM1 and increase manganese levels may help prevent the development of res...

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