Women on HAART are more likely to get body fat changes than men, despite less time on the meds, says a small Italian study.
Triple-nuke combo tenofovir (Viread) + ddI (Videx) + 3TC (Epivir) is too weak to work, warns Viread-maker Gilead.
Studies show HIV + cocaine can = higher viral load, greater risk of dementia and heart disease, and faster progress to AIDS.
HIV care providers can discuss treatment questions with the National HIV Telephone Consultation Service, 800.933.3413.
A third of HIVers in a large Spanish study saw their triglycerides fall to normal after they switched from d4T to tenofovir.