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Tips and Tools
transparent gifgrey bulletQuestions to Ask Your Doctor about HIV Drugs
Department of Veterans Affairs National HIV/AIDS website
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transparent gifgrey bulletQuestions to Ask Your Doctor about Combination Therapy
Department of Veterans Affairs National HIV/AIDS website
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Other Web sites
transparent gifgrey bulletAIDSmeds.com
Succinct, easy-to-read information on HIV drugs and related issues.
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transparent gifgrey bulletNational Library of Medicine: HIV/AIDS Drugs
Index of U.S. government HIV/AIDS drug information resources.
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transparent gifgrey bulletProject Inform's Anti-HIV Treatment Information
Fact sheets on antiviral drugs, side effects, drug interactions, and more.
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Patient Assistance Programs
transparent gifgrey bulletAccess Project
The Access Project collects and distributes information about medications available for HIV and AIDS through Medicaid, AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs), and national pharmaceutical industry patient assistance/expanded access programs. This site is an excellent source of information about treatments.
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transparent gifgrey bulletNeedy Meds.com
Site dedicated to providing information on pharmaceutical company-sponsored patient assistance programs.
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Hotlines
transparent gifgrey bulletAIDSinfo - Contact
HIV/AIDS clinical trial and treatment information is provided by AIDSinfo, a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) project.
1-800-HIV-0440 (1-800-448-0440)
FAX: 1-301-519-6616
Outside US: 1-301-519-0459
TTY: 1-888-480-3739
Monday to Friday, 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Spanish-speaking health information specialists are available.
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transparent gifgrey bulletCDC, HIV/AIDS
(Formerly the CDC National AIDS Hotline) CDC-INFO offers anonymous, confidential HIV/AIDS information in English and Spanish, as well as TTY service for the deaf.
1-800-CDC-INFO (232-4636), In English and Spanish
TTY: 1-888-232-6348
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transparent gifgrey bulletHealth Fraud Task Force of California
Users may report or receive information on potentially fraudulent HIV/AIDS therapies. Based in California, this Health Fraud Task Force accepts feedback from throughout the U.S.
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transparent gifgrey bulletHIV/AIDS/Hepatitis C Nightline: Hotline providing support for people with HIV or hepatitis C and their caregivers during the evening and nightime hours. 1-800-273-AIDS or 415-434-AIDS; 5 pm - 5 am Pacific time. Also offers Spanish-language hotline at: 1-800-303-SIDA or 415-989-5212.
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transparent gifgrey bulletProject Inform National HIV/AIDS Treatment Infoline
Confidential treatment information from a highly respected advocacy organization. Infoline hours are Monday - Thursday, 9am - 4pm; Tuesday, 9am - 7pm Pacific time.
1-800-822-7422 (toll-free) or
1-415-558-9051 (in the San Francisco Bay area and Internationally)
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transparent gifgrey bulletPoison Control Centers
Listings and database of poison control centers and information on poisoning. If you have a poisoning emergency, call 1-800-222-1222. If the victim has collapsed or is not breathing, call 911 (in the U.S.).
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