Andrew Mujugira

Recent Contributions

Reply to Ischemic stroke in HIV infection patients.

March 29, 2017
A JAMA editorial published last year discussed the safety of condomless sex with virologically suppressed HIV-infected individuals. It recommended that "clinicians and public health professionals need to formulate a message to share with HIV-infected individuals and their sexual partners. Certainly health care professionals should encourage all HIV-infected individuals to initiate ...

Reply to Tenofovir resistance higher than expected

Feb. 25, 2016
Here is the abstract: CROI 2016 169aLB: HIV-1 Infection With Multiclass Resistance Despite Preexposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Background: PrEP is reported to have nearly 100% prevention efficacy in men who have sex with men (MSM) when adherence is high. We report a 43 year old MSM who seroconverted to multi-class resistant ...

Reply to Tenofovir resistance higher than expected

Feb. 25, 2016
Dr. Bazile, Good timing! A case has just been presented at CROI 2016. 'Researchers have for the first time documented a case of an individual contracting HIV, a multi-drug resistant strain, while apparently adhering well to the daily regimen of Truvada (tenofovir/emtricitabine) as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). The scientists concluded that ...

Reply to Use of Herbal Medicine in HIV

Feb. 8, 2016
Bazile, I do not have the requested information. Perhaps our colleagues in Pharmacology can assist. Andrew

Reply to Use of Herbal Medicine in HIV

Feb. 7, 2016
Herbal medicines for treating HIV infection and AIDS. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2005 Jul 20;(3):CD003937. Abstract BACKGROUND: HIV-infected people and AIDS patients often seek complementary therapies including herbal medicines due to reasons such as unsatisfactory effects, high cost, non-availability, or adverse effects of conventional medicines. OBJECTIVES: To assess beneficial effects ...


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