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HIV meds against the flu

I have been positive for about five years. The last time I recall having a high grade fever or "flu-like symptoms" is when I probably sero-converted. I am in the medical profession (not a physician). I know the flu is a viral event. I have worked in...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
... The only virus where there is reliable cross activity of HIV medications is the activity of tenofovir, FTC and 3TC against hepatitis B virus.BY Read more »

Hepatitis C

in Sept 2008, while testing for HIV, the doctor told me that I was infected with Hepatitis C, but... Read more »


Dear Ricky, I would like to know what are the symptoms for Hep. A & B. How long after infection... Read more »
Brown Medical School

Ask the Expert: Case Study -- 38-Year-Old Woman With Persistent Flu-Like Symptoms

...consists of stavudine (d4T), lamivudine (3TC), and indinavir/ritonavir (IDV/RTV). Her only other illness is asymptomatic chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. She first reported to the infirmary one week ago, complaining of one week of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

...(RBV). PEG-IFN is injected once a week. RBV is a pill taken twice daily. These drugs have some serious side effects, including flu-like symptoms, irritability, depression, and low red blood cell counts (anemia) or white blood cell counts. Talk... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Hepatitis C Virus: Infection, Prevention and Treatment

...this can also occur among HIV-positive women who have unprotected anal sex. HCV infects the liver and may initially cause mild flu-like symptoms, so people infected with HCV may not be aware that they have it. If HCV infection persists, the... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...toHep C treatment? Yes. Almost all people taking treatment for Hep Cwill experience side effects. Some common ones are: flu-like symptoms such as fatigue, headachesand/or muscle pain depression anemia irritability Side effects often... Read more »
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are flu-like symptoms passable?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Okay, I know this is gonna sound like a stupid question, but I need an answer for it. abou three weeks ago i met someone online. all we did was oral and some fingering (we're both guys). a few days later me and a friend go to the movies, we both get... Read more »

Flu-Like Symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Would Flu-like symptoms start immediately after exposure, like a day or 2, or is there a time period before they start. Also, what is the sore throat Read more »

Worried Please HELP!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...god it was negative. i tested again at 4.5 months using rapid test and the result was negative. btw , i was diagnosd as having hepatitis b during the third month but i got the hep b from my mom, she got it from my grandmother. i only knew of it... Read more »


Posted by DFWMan, 3 Replies
...ejaculation involved, but there very well could have been some pre-cum.... 4 days later I start to experience what I would consider flu-like symptoms: fatigue/lethargy, low-grade fever and sweats... this lasted about 3-4 days and then I was fine.... Read more »