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Aug 6, 2008

I have a fatty liver and have recently been prescribed truvada...should i worry about this worsenign my liver?

Response from Dr. Henry

Truvada is well tolerated by most patients with fatty liver. Liver status is usually monitored regularly for patients on antiretroviral therapy for safety reasons. I have had hundreds of patients on Truvada (many with fatty liver) with only a few instances of flares of liver problems usually due to other factors. KH

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