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Adefovir Tenofovir

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Change Medicine from Hespsera to Viread

Hello Doctor. I am very worry. I have been using Hepsera for four years and now my blood test show that is not really working for me anymore. So my doctor cahnge my medicine to Viread. My worry is that am afraid to change from adefovir(hepsera ) to...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...You will need careful follow-up to see if switching to Tenofovir will be effective. Tenofovir has been shown to be sometimes effective in patients who did not have the best effect with adefovir. Read more »

chronic HBV clearance stats

Doctor,Are there statistics you are aware of regarding chronic HBV clearance in HIV pos? Is it... Read more »

HAART in Hep B in early stages

Dear Doctor:I send this case to shared with you.Feed back more than welcome.Best Dr... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Tenofovir (Viread)

...should be taken when atazanavir is taken with tenofovir. Tenofovir does not affect blood levels of methadone , ribavirin or adefovir . There is no known interaction between tenofovir and buprenorphine . Three regimens containing tenofovir... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Salvage Therapies Get Attention at Conference

...generation" protease inhibitors (ABT-378, tipranavir), NNRTIs (A1549, DPC 951 and 963), NRTIs (DAPD and dOTC), nucleotide analogs (tenofovir), and anti-fusion inhibitors (T-20 and T-1249). Although adefovir has many problems, there is another... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Once-Daily Quadruple-Drug Therapy With Adefovir Dipivoxil, Lamivudine, Didanosine, and Efavirenz in Treatment-Naive HIV Type 1-Infected Patients evaluate the efficacy, safety, and pharmacokinetics and adherence to a once-daily quadruple-drug antiretroviral regimen of adefovir dipivoxil, lamivudine, didanosine, and efavirenz in the treatment of antiretroviral-naive HIV-1-infected... Read more »

An Overview of Viread (Tenofovir)

... te-NOE-fo-veer dye soe PROX il --> Brand Name: Viread Other Name(s): Fumarato de disoproxilo de tenofovir, GS-4331-05, PMPA Prodrug, TDF, Tenofovir DF Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Tenofovir... Read more »
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Shortness of breath

Posted by garret99
...Hello everyone. I would like to know if there is anyone out there that is using stochrine,epivir and doc removed one of my meds and replaced it with the epivir. After 3 months my cd4 count went from 155 to 260 and my viral Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I'm just starting treatment and my doctor who does things differently recommended tenofovir...I know it's a new drug. Has anyone any experience with it? Read more »

Do other people feel "static" on your skin?

Posted by BrokenWingedBird
...problem" to me in so far as it is slightly disconcerting to my partner, when touching me. The drugs I am taking are: Nevirapine Tenofovir Lamivudine If anyone else has experienced this sensation when touching another person's skin, or anyone... Read more »

about to start treatment

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...starting with an intense four-drug Kaletra (LPV/r, lopinavir/ritonavir)-based regimen along with Combivir [AZT/3TC] + Viread [tenofovir]. can you tell me side effects with these? also is facial lipotrophy a side effect of this? any help would be... Read more »