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Armenicum

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  1. a drug invented in Armenia that its developers claim is an effective treatment for HIV infection and a number of associated diseases

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  2. No rigorously monitored clinical trials of Armenicum have been published, and most HIV experts outside of Armenia do not endorse its use

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  3. In 1999, a BBC investigation involving interviews with scientists involved in administering the drug, patients and creator Alexander Ilyen raised serious doubts about the drug's efficacy, concluding that Armenicum might do more harm than good

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  4. Dr. Manfred Dietrich of the Institute for Tropical Medicine in Hamburg told the BBC "I would not recommend at all to take such a drug." while an American patient said "we’re in a worse state than we were before we went." The main ingredient of Arme

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  5. According to the manufacturers it also contains dextrin, polyvinyl alcohol, sodium, potassium and lithium cations and chloride anions

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