Decisions about particular medical treatments should always be made in consultation with a qualified medical practitioner knowledgeable about HIV- and hepatitis C-related illness and the treatments in question.
CATIE (Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange) in good faith provides information resources to help people living with HIV and/or hepatitis C who wish to manage their own health care in partnership with their care providers. Information accessed through or published or provided by CATIE, however, is not to be considered medical advice. We do not recommend or advocate particular treatments and we urge users to consult as broad a range of sources as possible. We strongly urge users to consult with a qualified medical practitioner prior to undertaking any decision, use or action of a medical nature.
We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information accessed through or published or provided by CATIE. Users relying on this information do so entirely at their own risk. Neither CATIE, nor the Public Health Agency of Canada nor the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, nor any of their employees, directors, officers or volunteers may be held liable for damages of any kind that may result from the use or misuse of any such information. The views expressed herein or in any article or publication accessed or published or provided by CATIE are solely those of the authors and do not reflect the policies or opinions of CATIE nor the views of the Public Health Agency of Canada nor the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.
Information on safer drug use is presented as a public health service to help people make healthier choices to reduce the spread of HIV and hepatitis C. It is not intended to encourage or promote the use or possession of illegal drugs.
While CATIE is hosting numerous social media sites, we do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information published or provided on these social media platforms, and cannot be held accountable for the content posted by others.
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