Interruption and discontinuation of highly active antiretroviral therapy
in the multicenter AIDS cohort study.
Plasma nevirapine levels and 24-week efficacy in HIV-infected patients receiving nevirapine-based highly active antiretroviral therapy
with or without rifampicin.
The launch of protease inhibitors--part of highly active antiretroviral therapy
(HAART)--altered the course of HIV treatment, transforming AIDS, for many, from a terminal into a chronic illness.
Bernard Hirschel of the University Hospital of Geneva, noted that the possibility of being able to give patients some vacations from highly active antiretroviral therapy
(HAART) would be a boon for all patients.
After Bill O'Brien of Boston tested HIV-positive in July, he found himself grappling with perhaps the most vexing question of his life: if and when he should start highly active antiretroviral therapy
(HAART), the so-called AIDS drug cocktail.
CytoDyn's CRO, will present Phase I/II data demonstrating the antiviral effects and absence of liver toxicity in individuals who have failed Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
(HAART) after Cytolin(R) was used to protect CD4+ T lymphocytes from the anti-self, anti-CD4 cytotoxic T lymphocytes that proliferate uniquely in humans infected with HIV.
This statistically significant difference shows that highly active antiretroviral therapy
(HAART) effectively suppressed the load of replicating HIV, though it had no effect on the load of non-replicating HIV.
Jane's miracle arrived in the summer of 1996 when she became one of the first children in the world to receive highly active antiretroviral therapy
(HAART), powerful combinations of HIV medications that can near totally suppress the ability of the virus to reproduce within the body.
About 15% of newly transmitted virus is already resistant to at least one antiretroviral drug, which brings into question whether highly active antiretroviral therapy
is a long-term solution to the AIDS crisis.
Despite the effectiveness of highly active antiretroviral therapy
(HAART), the mental health of New York City women with HIV is no better now than it was in pre-HAART years, according to a study comparing two matched samples of infected women, one interviewed in 1994-1996, before the therapy became available, and another in 2000-2002, after its use had become widespread.
Conversely, high HCV prevalence was found in groups at risk: antibodies were present in 12 of 15 hemodialysis patients, and HCV RNA was found in 6 of the 12 HVC antibody-positive patients (genotype 2ac, the same as in our study); 7% of a cohort of 58 HIV-1 patients receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
had a positive HCV serologic result (7,8).
The majority of patients who have had long-term viral control during the first 18 months of combination of HIV therapy (also known as highly active antiretroviral therapy
or HAART) are still alive 5 years, later, compared to patients who had viral rebound or who did not respond to treatment, according to a study published in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (33, p.
Highly active antiretroviral therapy
appears to protect HIV-positive women against cervical cancer and may decrease the incidence of the disease in this population, Dr.
Also see "When Should Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
Be Initiated," by Timothy R.
If approved by the FDA, the new single tablet regimen would be the first and only product that contains a complete Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy
(HAART) regimen in a single once-daily tablet, intended for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults as a complete regimen or in combination with other antiretrovirals.