Tenofovir/FTC Side Effects
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineRashes in the setting of starting HIV medications can have a wide range of causes including flare-ups of seborrhea, folliculitis, ezcema, fungal infections, manifestations of immune reconstitution syndrome, and/or side effects of one of the... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillDear Lucy,The company that makes tenofovir and now owns FTC, Gilead Sciences, is working hard to develop a combination pill containing both drugs.It is difficult to predict when a new drug will be available to patients given all the necessary hoops... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESThanks for your questions and post.Looks like you started on a potent first line treatment with a high viral load. You've had a baseline resistance test (good!) and while not definitive proof, pretty good evidence that you did not acquire drug... Read more »
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Posted by bartlebynew treatment option. here's what you need to know.
Complera (rilpivirine/tenofovir/FTC) is like Atripla (efavirenz/tenofovir/FTC) except it replaces the Sustiva (efavirenz, Stocrin) arm with Edurant (rilpivirine). it has to be taken with a meal.... Read more »
Posted by AIDS2HIV, 1 Replyread this in the paper today, thought id share it with ya......
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Small Study Suggests That HIV Med Combination May Prevent Rectal HIV Transmission in Monkeys
Monkeys injected with a version of Truvada (tenofovir/FTC) appear to be completely protected from infection with HIV,... Read more »
Posted by motherinlaw, 9 RepliesI will try not to make this too long...my son called yesterday and told me his wife was not doing well. My HIV negative son and three HIV negative grandchildren may soon lose their HIV positive wife and mother.
My son and daughter-in-law seem not to... Read more »
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