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heb B, and Truvada

For the past year my Dr has had me on Truvada, and Sustiva for HIV and hep b. My HIV viral load has always been undetectable or near undetectable when not on drugs, and my Hep B viral load is around 15,000. My concern is what I read in the Advocate...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Although Truvada has not been "approved" for the treatment of hepatitis B, your physician is ahead of his or her time by choosing this combination for you.Truvada has two active drugs Read more »

Treatment suggestion for Hepatitis C virus

My father is suffering from Hepatitis C virus (Genotype 3A). Doctor suggested for treatment of... Read more »

hepatitis b

my husband was send to the hospital for liver biopsy his doctor said his hepatitis b virus copies... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

... Table of Contents Overview Statistics Transmission / Exposure Symptoms Tests Treatment Prevention / Vaccination Pregnancy and Hepatitis B Overview What is hepatitis? "Hepatitis" means inflammation Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FAQs for the Public: Hepatitis C

...C? If you are pregnant, should you be tested for hepatitis C? What blood tests are used to test for hepatitis C? Treatment How is acute hepatitis C treated? How is chronic hepatitis C treated? Is it possible to get over... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Hepatitis: Is Your Doctor in the Dark?

...percent had received the three-dose vaccine series," the American Academy of Family Physicians reports. Blacks Need Better Treatment Options There is no cure if the body does not clear the virus on its own. In the case of hepatitis B,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for the Public

... Table of Contents Overview Statistics Transmission / Exposure Symptoms Diagnosis / Treatment Prevention / Vaccination Overview What is hepatitis? Hepatitis means inflammation of the Read more »
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Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
...Right? My own doc is telling me not so fast. He says that I need six months. Reason being the on going symptoms that have been treated and not going away and he says that if infected with both Hep C and HIV at the same time this would delay... Read more »

navy testing

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
does the navy test annually for HIv Read more »

Worried about Co-infection...please help

Posted by Anonymous
...However, he took another blood sample for the hepatitis C and will let me know next week exactly what type I have and how to treat it. Should I be worried about that? Dumb question, I'm already worried...anyone have any insight on this. Thanks... Read more »

Vasculitis and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Does anyone know about vasculitis and HIV? Read more »