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Don’t use poppers with Viagra, and other critical drug interaction advice

Don’t use poppers with Viagra, and other critical drug interaction advice

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Two pharmacists share how to stay safe if you’re starting a new drug, supplement or over-the-counter medication. Read More

Two new HIV drugs, Doravirine and Bictegravir, suppress viral loads in studies and proceed to Phase 3 testing

Two new HIV drugs, Doravirine and Bictegravir, suppress viral loads in studies and proceed to Phase 3 testing

, by Liz Highleyman

Two new HIV drugs, an NNRTI and an integrase inhibitor, did well in clinical trials and are currently being tested as part of fixed-dose co-formulated pills. Read More

Simpler HIV treatment, with only 2 drugs, keeps viral loads suppressed

Simpler HIV treatment, with only 2 drugs, keeps viral loads suppressed

, by Liz Highleyman

People taking only two drugs, dolutegravir and rilpivirine, maintained viral suppression in participants of the SWORD-1 an SWORD-2 studies. Read More

Ask A Pharmacist: With a new tenofovir, should you switch to Descovy, Genvoya or Odefsey?

Ask A Pharmacist: With a new tenofovir, should you switch to Descovy, Genvoya or Odefsey?

, by Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD, AAHIVE

Pharmacist Jen Cocohoba gives us the low down on what to consider if you’re interested in asking your health care provider about switching to treatments with the newest version of tenofovir. Read More

Can a Two-Drug Treatment Regimen Keep HIV Under Control?

Can a Two-Drug Treatment Regimen Keep HIV Under Control?

, by Liz Highleyman

HIV therapy with two drugs, instead of three, kept 90% of people undetectable in a small proof-of-concept study. Read More