Zidovudine

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Name: Zidovudine
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

The Miracles That Come After an HIV Diagnosis

For about two months, I had suffered from extreme fatigue and murderous headaches. Two flights of stairs would require four to five hours of rest. I had been an overactive child and was a bubbly woman. I was also depressive. But this time it was not the ... [Published The Body - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Evaluating the utility of early laboratory monitoring of antiretroviral-induced haematological and ...

The antiretroviral therapy (ART) program of Cameroon recommends routine laboratory monitoring of haematological toxicity if a regimen contains zidovudine (AZT) and of hepatotoxicity for NVP-containing regimens on the 15th day after ART initiation. This ... [Published 7thSpace - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Foetal Loss and Enhanced Fertility Observed in Mice Treated with Zidovudine or Nevirapine

by Chika K. Onwuamah, Oliver C. Ezechi, Ebiere C. Herbertson, Rosemary A. Audu, Innocent A. O. Ujah, Peter G. C. OdeigahBackgroundHealth concerns for HIV-infected persons on antiretroviral therapy (ART) have moved from morbidity to the challenges of long-term ... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Anaemia in Pregnancy Is Associated with Advanced HIV Disease

by Vikesh Nandlal, Dhayendre Moodley, Anneke Grobler, Jayanthilall Bagratee, Niren R. Maharaj, Paul RichardsonBackgroundAnaemia is a common clinical finding in HIV infected women and has been associated with advanced disease. The use of antiretroviral ... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Drug preventing HIV transmission from mother-to-baby goes out of stock

CHANDIGARH: Three babies to be delivered in few days at different hospitals in Amritsar and Batala, stand a huge risk of being HIV positive. Following nevarapine oral suspension, a preventive medicine against transmission from HIV positive mother to a ... [Published Times of India - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Ritalin drug shortage will be resolved soon

The company sells five different doses of the drug in South Africa, four in capsule form. There is a stockout of the tablet form at company warehouses.Novartis assured The Times that new stock will arrive in the country within days and the shortage resolved ... [Published Times Live South Africa - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 2 reports

Soweto Clinic Hit By Nationwide HIV Medication Stock Out

Soweto's Mofolo Clinic has been hit by a nationwide stock out of a drug needed to prevent HIV infection in babies.Serving about 1000 patients daily, the clinic began experiencing shortages of the child-friendly form of antiretroviral (ARV) nevirapine ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Shortage of Drug That Prevents Babies From Getting HIV

By Mary-Anne GontsanaThe National Department of Health (NDoH) has sent out a circular nationally to all doctors, nurses and pharmacists informing them of a shortage of a paediatric anti-AIDS drug called nevirapine, used to prevent HIV infection in the ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

ZIDOVUDINE Syrup [Edenbridge Pharmaceuticals, LLC]

First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

LAMIVUDINE AND ZIDOVUDINE Tablet [Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.]

First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

RETROVIR (Zidovudine) Injection, Solution [ViiV Healthcare Company]

First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Human medicines European public assessment report (EPAR): Combivir, lamivudine / zidovudine, Revision: 19, Authorised

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...Apparently, because I am depressive, I could not be told. The shrink came later and I asked, "Give me a 'yes' or 'no' answer, am I dying of AIDS?"
...of the preventive medicines for HIV transmission in the new born, assistant project director, Punjab AIDS Control Society, Manpreet Chatwal, said, "The medicine is not 100% preventive. There can be children who can turn positive from the infected mothers even after they are on these drugs. However, you come across such instances, please inform us. we will try and reach outout to provide required medical aid."
...proviruses in the latent reservoir may contain drug susceptibility profiles different from that of the induced viruses," the Hopkins team concluded. "Given the full potential to become reactivated, these drug-resistant intact noninduced proviruses may cause a drug-resistant viral rebound during the shock-and-kill strategy to cure HIV-1."
The Department of Health spokesman Joe Maila said: "Indeed we experience a shortage of Nevirapine syrup and it must be noted that shortage is not limited to South African but a global problem. However, we have advised clinicians in South Africa to switch to Zidovudine syrup."

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No Difference in Overall Anemia Rate With Reduc... [Published The Body - 4 hours ago]
The Miracles That Come After an HIV Diagnosis [Published The Body - Sep 29 2014]
Elvitegravir / Vitekta FDA Approval [Published National AIDS Treatment Advocacy Project - Sep 26 2014]
Evaluating the utility of early laboratory moni... [Published 7thSpace - Sep 25 2014]
Foetal Loss and Enhanced Fertility Observed in ... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 18 2014]
Anaemia in Pregnancy Is Associated with Advance... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 15 2014]
New Summary: Care of the HIV-exposed infant wit... [Published National Guideline Clearinghouse - Sep 15 2014]
Updated Summary: Antiretroviral therapy. [New Y... [Published National Guideline Clearinghouse - Sep 15 2014]
Drug preventing HIV transmission from mother-to... [Published Times of India - Sep 13 2014]
HIV in Resting CD4 Cells May Contain Antiretrov... [Published National AIDS Treatment Advocacy Project - Sep 09 2014]
Ritalin drug shortage will be resolved soon [Published Times Live South Africa - Sep 05 2014]
Patent Application Titled "Agent for Preventing... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 04 2014]
Trends in First-Line Antiretroviral Therapy in ... [Published Plosone.org - Sep 03 2014]
10C Seizure Disorders [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 03 2014]
Soweto Clinic Hit By Nationwide HIV Medication ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 03 2014]
Soweto clinic hit by nationwide HIV medication ... [Published Health-e - Sep 03 2014]
Shortage of Drug That Prevents Babies From Gett... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 02 2014]
Aubagio ▼ [Published Irish Medical Times - Sep 01 2014]
ViiV bags US approval for HIV blockbuster-in-wa... [Published PMLive - Aug 26 2014]
Early Combination Treatment Reduces HIV Viral L... [Published Pharmacy Times - Aug 23 2014]
Intracutaneous paste composition [Published PharmCast - Aug 12 2014]
LAMIVUDINE AND ZIDOVUDINE Tablet [Lupin Pharmac... [Published DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven ... - Aug 12 2014]
RETROVIR (Zidovudine) Injection, Solution [ViiV... [Published DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven ... - Aug 12 2014]
ZIDOVUDINE Syrup [Edenbridge Pharmaceuticals, LLC] [Published DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven ... - Aug 12 2014]
Human medicines European public assessment repo... [Published Pending EC decisions and European Public Assess ... - Aug 08 2014]
The Four A's of Expanding Access to Life-Saving... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 31 2014]
DOH urged to declare ‘national emergency’ over ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - May 27 2014]
ON PEP and so nervous [Published HealthBoards - May 17 2014]
Lannett Announces Multi-Services Agreement with... [Published EON Science - May 12 2014]
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LAMIVUDINE AND ZIDOVUDINE Tablet [Lupin Pharmac... [Published DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven ... - Aug 12 2014]
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RETROVIR (Zidovudine) Injection, Solution [ViiV... [Published DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven ... - Aug 12 2014]
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ZIDOVUDINE Syrup [Edenbridge Pharmaceuticals, LLC] [Published DailyMed Drug Label Updates for the last seven ... - Aug 12 2014]
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Human medicines European public assessment repo... [Published Pending EC decisions and European Public Assess ... - Aug 08 2014]
The Four A's of Expanding Access to Life-Saving... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 31 2014]
Please note that this Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform Health Policy Issue Brief first appeared in the Health Affairs Blog on July 31, 2014. Click  here for the Health Affairs Blog version. Abstract Individual patient expanded access is a process ...
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