Tag Archives: PILLS

Anti-HIV antibody treatment promising in early experiments

09 September, 2018 2:08 pm 2:08 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters ) – People living with HIV might someday be able to combat the virus with twice-a-year infusions of anti-HIV antibodies instead of daily antiretroviral pills, two preliminary experiments suggest. The studies were extremely small – just seven patients in one, and nine in the other. And they only show that the anti-HIV … Read More

Many people take drugs that interfere with their blood pressure pills

08 August, 2018 1:42 pm 1:42 pm

RALEIGH (Reuters ) – People who take pills to lower their blood pressure often take other drugs that reduce the pills’ effectiveness, a recent study suggests. Researchers studied data on 521,028 adults prescribed blood pressure pills for the first time and 131,764 people taking at least four different pills to lower their blood pressure. Roughly … Read More