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Atripla And High Liver Enzymes

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Elevated liver enzymes on atripla

Hi I have been on atripla for a little over a year and I haven't had any problems. However, about a week ago my doctor noticed elevated liver enzymes and decided to re-check them. I haven't gotten the new results yet. Is there anything I...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
You don't indicate what tests and how elevated they were. Atripla can result in increased liver enzymes in some patients. There are also many other kinds of medical conditions, drug interactions, etc that can result in these abnormalities. So... Read more »

Elevated Liver Enzymes and CD4 Response with Atripla

Hi Doctor,I have some questions about my liver enzymes and response to atripla. Below is the data:... Read more »

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have had HIV for 3 yrs now. Recently moved to a new state. After just getting my bloodwork done i... Read more »
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Elevated liver enzymes.

Posted by Mark100, 1 Reply
Hey guys I just have a question regarding elevated liver enzymes. I contracted hiv in early December of last year and ever since my liver enzymes have been elevated. I don't drink except the occasional drink on the weekends, I don't smoke or do... Read more »

LIVER ENZYME LEVELS

Posted by steelah343, 1 Reply
I just recently had an HIV test for the first time. I'm currently waiting results.
The impetus for the test was an increase in liver enzyme levels, which my doctor tells me have doubled (from 20s to 40s) in the past two years.

Again, I'm not certain... Read more »

are enzymes related to hiv testing?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I was wondering if when you donate plasma and they test your enzyme levels in your liver and stuff does it have to do with hiv.I'm wondering becuase i was told my enzyme levels were low when they tested my plasma and they needed to take 2 tubes of... Read more »

Liver??

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I can't seem to find any info so I thought I would ask you guys. I tested negative on elisa and pcr (dna) at 34 days. I am going to follow up @ 3 months. Can occasional pain (I don't know if its from contant prodding) on the right side under rib... Read more »