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CROI (Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections)

Long-Acting HIV Treatment: 5 Myths and Realities

Long-acting antiretrovirals: Are they the future of HIV treatment or will the future pass them by? Researcher Charles W. Flexner recently addressed several common myths.

Newer Guidelines Widen Statin Treatment Gap in HIV and HCV-Positive Veterans Img
Hepatitis C

Newer Guidelines Widen Statin Treatment Gap in HIV and HCV-Positive Veterans

Mark Mascolini reports on a new study comparing statin indications in male veterans with HIV, HCV or both with three sets of cholesterol guidelines and examining why almost one-third of statin-eligible veterans were not getting the drugs.

Sofosbuvir + Velpatasvir (Epclusa) -- Interactions With Other Medicines Img
Hepatitis C

Sofosbuvir + Velpatasvir (Epclusa) -- Interactions With Other Medicines

The fixed-dose combination of sofosbuvir + velpatasvir (Epclusa) has been evaluated for possible and potential interactions with other drugs.

Starting Treatment With First-Line Protease Inhibitors May Increase Kidney Disease Risk Img
Kidney

Starting Treatment With First-Line Protease Inhibitors May Increase Kidney Disease Risk

Starting antiretroviral therapy with a ritonavir (Norvir)-boosted protease inhibitor resulted in a higher incidence of chronic kidney disease (CKD), whether or not the regimen included tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF, Viread), according to a recen...

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Doravirine Can Be Co-Administered With Oral Contraceptives

Multiple dosing with doravirine does not change the plasma pharmacokinetics of a single dose of ethinyl estradiol or levonorgestrel to a clinically important extent, according to data shown at the 6th International Workshop on HIV and Women.

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News

Doctors Report Interaction Between Cobicistat and Tacrolimus

A team in Chicago recently reported an interaction between cobicistat and the transplant medicine tacrolimus (Advagraf, Prograf) in a person taking Stribild, and cautioned others to be mindful of the potential for interaction between these drugs.

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Conference Coverage

Taking Darunavir/Cobicistat With Novel Attachment Inhibitor BMS-663068 Is Safe

Taking darunavir/cobicistat (Prezcobix) with a new HIV drug known as BMS-663068, which is currently being studied, was safe and did not cause any serious reactions in two studies.

Protease Inhibitor Combinations Work Best With at Least 95% On-Time Pill Taking Img

Protease Inhibitor Combinations Work Best With at Least 95% On-Time Pill Taking

Antiretroviral combinations including a protease inhibitor led to undetectable viral loads more often when people took their pills on time at least 95% of the time than when they took their pills less often.

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IDWeek

What's Hot in HIV Clinical Science

What are the hottest developments in HIV clinical science over the past year? Physician-researcher Adaora Adimora, M.D., M.P.H., brought us a brief tour of key highlights at the start of the IDWeek 2015 medical conference in San Diego.