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Compare Baraclude With Tenofovir

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Hep B and Baraclude

I was diagnosed with AIDS and Hep B well over 20 years ago. I have been doing well with my AIDS drug therapy ever since then - going from my very first medication with Z4T to today with Truvada and Isentriss but without any true concern for the Hep...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
The main issue is to discuss with your hepatitis B doctor whether you have documented resistance to certain hepatitis B drugs. I would suspect that you may be resistant to part of your Truvada. Truvada is composed of emtricitabine and tenofovir -... Read more »


Baraclude is carcinogenic on Rodent with low doses according to ASSLD. Is this a concern for... Read more »

high level of CPK due to prolonged use of Baraclude tab. 0.5 mg

Hello Dr.I am 58 years age. Last 24 months taking baraclude 0.5 mg tab to suppress HBV DNA counts.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Bristol-Myers Squibb Cites Positive Data in Retreatment of Hepatitis B Using Baraclude

On Friday, Bristol-Myers Squibb reported its drug Baraclude was effective in retreating patients with recurrent levels of hepatitis B virus. In a cohort study, the drug maker said 93 percent of patients who had previously taken Baraclude but whose... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Label Changes for Baraclude (Entecavir) Tablets and Oral Solution

FDA approved revised labeling on July 24, 2007 for BARACLUDE (entecavir) 0.5 mg and 1.0 mg Film-Coated Tablets, and BARACLUDE (entecavir) 0.05 mg/mL Oral Solution for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B virus infection in adults with evidence of... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

News Briefs

Conference Coverage Treatment Guidelines Updated Atazanavir, Darunavir, Maraviroc, Raltegravir Receive Expanded Approval Tenofovir Approved for Hepatitis B Abacavir Efficacy and Cardiovascular Risk HIV Suppression and Baseline Viral Load ... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Tenofovir (Viread)

¿Qué Es Tenofovir? ¿Quién Debe Tomar Tenofovir? ¿Qué Sucede Con la Resistencia? ¿Cómo Se Toma Tenofovir? ¿Cuáles Son los Efectos Secundarios? ¿Cómo Reacciona Tenofovir Con Otros Medicamentos? ¿Qué Es Tenofovir? Tenofovir... Read more »
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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?

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HIV testing while on tenofovir.

Posted by EmeandEme, 1 Reply
I 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 »

Complera, the new once-daily combo pill

Posted by bartleby
new 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 »

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 load was... Read more »