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VIREAD WITH FOOD OR WITHOUT FOOD

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Emtriva+Sustiva+Viread... Food or no food?

After doing some research and consulting with my doctor and the treatment advocate from his office, we tentatively decided that Combivir and Sustiva would best suit my work and lifestyle. Now, at the last minute, just as I was getting my first Rx...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
Thanks for your kind comments about the site.Food alters the drug levels of Viread in a complex way. If a high fat meal is consumed, then the overall drug exposure is increased by up to 40%, with a delay in the time to achieving a peak level and a... Read more »

Emtriva+Sustiva+Viread... Food or no food?

After doing some research and consulting with my doctor and the treatment advocate from his office,... Read more »

Food Restrictions for Viread

In your answer to a question about Viramune side effects (Oct 3, 2003), you indicated that the... Read more »
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Gilead Sciences, Inc.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Viread®

Foster City, Calif. -- Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing approval for Viread® (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B, a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Approves Gilead's Antiretroviral Viread for Use as Hepatitis B Treatment

Gilead Sciences on Monday announced that it has received FDA approval to market its antiretroviral drug Viread as a hepatitis B treatment, the AP/ International Herald Tribune reports (AP/ International Herald Tribune , 8/12). According to... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Expanded Indication for Viread, to Include the Treatment of Patients 12 to Less Than 18 Years of Age

On March 24, 2010, the FDA approved revised labeling for Viread (tenofovir disproxil fumarate) to expand the indication to include the treatment of HIV HIV infection in combination with other antiretroviral agents in patients 12 to less than 18... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Tentatively Approves Mylan's Generic Version of Antiretroviral Viread for Use in PEPFAR

Pharmaceutical company Mylan on Tuesday announced that it has received tentative FDA approval for its generic version of Gilead Sciences ' antiretroviral drug Viread for use in the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief , the AP/ Yahoo!... Read more »
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The meds and food

Posted by POSFORLIFE2
hey ya all I started taking ziagen about 10 weeks ago I also take kaletra and viread but about 4 weeks ago I started getting migraine headaches about 1 a week they seem to last 12 hours any way my doctor said it was not the Ziagen it was something i... Read more »

Viread,Combivir,Keletra:Med. Schedule that ROCKS!!

Posted by Anonymous
My friends,
I discovered a medicine regimen...that included the medicines above...and took a 7k viral load to >50 in a month and a half...as my nurse practitioner is convident in my addhearance to my meds...she allows me to find the most tolerant... Read more »

Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference 12/6 in Boston

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference in Boston, on December 6



The Food, Nutrition, and HIV Conference is a day-long event for HIV-positive persons and front-line service providers.

It is organized by the AIDS Action Committee's HIV Health Institute.



Th... Read more »

HIV Through Food?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi, I was wondering what the odds are of getting HIV through food.

I was eating a crunchwrap from taco bell recently, probably a month ago, when I distinctly tasted iron/blood (which may have been the beef, because I recall having taco bell beef have... Read more »