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In April 1995, Glaxo Wellcome limited enrollment to their experimental anti-HIV drug 3TC trial, to 350 people with CD4 counts under 100. Those interested in enrollment should call (800)248-9757. All applicants must include a recent lab slip indicating the patient's CD4 cell count.
DuPont Merck and Gilead Sciences are finalizing a program to make their new, experimental anti-HIV drugs available free to people who are not benefiting from other treatments. Enrollment information is included. The program includes the drugs DMP-266 and adefovir dipivoxil, and is a model for how drug companies can work together effectively to make… (More)
When TxDOT began using an ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel, Texas Low Emission Diesel (TxLED), they commissioned a simultaneous study of the effectiveness of the use of TxLED by both the TxDOT fleet and their contractors, the Associated General Contractors (AGC). Because TxLED is similar to conventional diesel fuel, there were no health or safety issues that… (More)
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the government agency responsible for ensuring that drugs, vaccines, and medical devices are safe and effective, is under hot debate by Congress, the Clinton administration, and the AIDS community. The Clinton/Gore proposal favors excluding drug and biologic manufacturers from requirements for more environmental… (More)
At a meeting with community treatment advocates in Chicago, Abbott Laboratories agreed to expand its access program for ritonavir (ABT-538). A complete patient eligibility profile for enrollment in the open label protocol for the drug has not yet been formulated. It appears that in vitro, ritonavir increases the concentration of saquinavir by 100-fold.… (More)
In order to create a safe and affordable mechanism through which seriously ill patients can access marijuana, supporters of its legitimate use have placed Proposition 215 on the California State ballot. The ballot lists medical uses that include AIDS and cancer. The law would stipulate that a patient or primary caregiver may grow marijuana for personal use… (More)