Zidovudine

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Name: Zidovudine
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 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 - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

New Summary: Care of the HIV-exposed infant with indeterminate status. [New York State Department of Health]

The quality of evidence ( I-III ) and strength of recommendation ( A-C ) are defined at the end of the "Major Recommendations" field.Important NotesThe recommended routine postnatal prophylaxis for all human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-exposed infants ... [Published National Guideline Clearinghouse - 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 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Mississippi Baby: ‘Functional HIV Cure’ No More

T cell and virusBethesda, Md.—To pharmacists specializing in HIV, the “Mississippi Baby” serves as a cautionary tale—a reminder that HIV is a wily opponent.“Although our knowledge of HIV has grown in leaps and bounds, there is still so much that we do ... [Published Pharmacy Practice News - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: HIV/AIDS, Gay, Virus, Infectious
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

First reported May 12 2014 - Updated May 12 2014 - 3 reports

Lannett Announces Multi-Services Agreement with Sunshine Lake LLC, a U.S. Subsidiary of HEC Pharm Group

PHILADELPHIA--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Lannett Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI) today announced that it has entered into distribution and contract manufacturing services agreements with Sunshine Lake LLC, the U.S. subsidiary of the HEC Pharm Group (HEC) ... [Published EON Science - May 12 2014]

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...The labour rooms in the government hospital in Amritsar has expired medicines stock, which have no potency to save the transmission. "A couple of days ago, a baby girl contracted the virus, soon after her delivery, from her mother. The baby was given a medicine which was three days short of expiry. These preventive medicines which have expired are still kept in the labour room of Guru Nanak Dev government hospital, Amritsar" said Tarseem
...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."
"As an anti-HTLV-I therapy for HAM, a zidovudine+lamivudine therapy has been reported. In a recent case-control study, the effectiveness thereof was not verified (non-patent document 3). In addition, an anti-HTLV-I therapy with an HDAC inhibitor valproic acid has a large problem in that it transiently and markedly increases the amount of peripheral blood HTLV-I provirus, which is a maximum risk factor for the HAM pathology."

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Anaemia in Pregnancy Is Associated with Advance... [Published Plosone.org - 23 hours ago]
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]
Mississippi Baby: ‘Functional HIV Cure’ No More [Published Pharmacy Practice News - Aug 20 2014]
HIV and Stem Cell Transplantation [Published National AIDS Treatment Advocacy Project - Aug 18 2014]
Nonoccupational Postexposure Prophylaxis for HI... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Aug 18 2014]
What Do Humans and Laboratory Rats Have in Common? [Published The ASCO Post - Aug 15 2014]
Synergistic Effect Resulting From Combinations ... [Published JAIDS - Aug 13 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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