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Rocky Mountain CARESHi and thanks for posting.There is a prodrug congener of tenofovir, called GS-7340 in development. As a prodrug, it has the same active molecule as tenofovir DF and shares the same resistance profile. GS-7340 is in phase 3 clinical studies.Other... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineIt would be reasonable to discuss switching to entecavir (Baraclude) with your physician. Entecavir is more potent in terms of reducing viral load. It has similar efficacy in terms of seroconversion as lamivudine. It has not been compared... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineAdefovir is listed as a "category C" drug for pregnant women. That means that the drug should only be used in pregnant women if necessary since there are no studies in pregnant women of this drug. Studies in rats and rabbits are... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineThere numbers appear to be ranges for the laboratory and not necessarily reflective of your results, which are usually expressed as a single number. The main thing to follow is HBV DNA - I don't see a result before treatment so cannot comment.... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI'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?
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Posted by EmeandEme, 1 ReplyI have been taking tenofovir for over 6 months for Hep B. 3 months ago I had unprotected sex because the condom broke and need to figure out what test I need to take to check for HIV.
I have gotten tested every single month and everything has come... Read more »
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 garret99Hello everyone. I would like to know if there is anyone out there that is using stochrine,epivir and tenofovir.....my 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 load was... Read more »
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