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Headache Nausea After Hep A Shot

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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

...Sheet 504 ). Hepatitis is a very common disease. It can affect people even if their immune systems are healthy. Hepatitis can lead to serious scarring (cirrhosis) of the liver and liver failure, which can be fatal. Many cases of hepatitis aren't treated because people either don't feel sick at all, or think they have the flu. The most common symptoms are loss of appetite, fatigue, fever, body aches, nausea and vomiting, and stomach pain. Some...
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Transmission of Hep C? (HEPATITIS C TRANSMISSION VIA SALIVA, 2010)

Dr., I so appreciate your honesty and yet I feel you are a bit naive. Transmission is a lot more common than you are letting on. I am 61 and have had hepc for most of my life. I got it from IV drug use I think. To say almost nonexistent when talking...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Thanks for your post; however, I take exception to your comment I am naive about hepatitis C transmission. My comments are based on the scientific epidemiological information that is currently available. The current Read more »

Confused after reading some Hep C and HIV answers and questions!(HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION, 2010)

Hi, Doctor, I had written to you previously and made a donation of $50, all I could afford, sorry. I'm a mother of three and now I am really terrified. When reading some of the answers related to Hep C delayed seroconversion with HIV, noticed you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...tired to read all the information on the internet about this topic. I am very scared. Also does any type of Hepatitis i mean Hepatitis A, B or C coinfection with HIV delays the window period or is it only Hep C with HIV coinfection? Your comment... Read more »

Follow-up Question about Hep C and HIV Coinfection (DELAYED SEROCONVERSION: HIV and Hepatitis C coinfection 2009)

Dear Dr. Bob,Thank you for your prompt response. I will be making a donation at www.concertedeffort.org tomorrow. I have just a couple of questions I meant to ask previously.My risk event occurred as a result of a sexual assault from a man from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...tired to read all the information on the internet about this topic. I am very scared. Also does any type of Hepatitis i mean Hepatitis A, B or C coinfection with HIV delays the window period or is it only Hep C with HIV coinfection? Your comment... Read more »

side affects

what side affects come with Atripila
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...pregnancy; may cause birth defectsVireadGassiness; abdominal discomfort; nausea; diarrheaKidney impairmentViread is active against hepatitis B, and stopping it can cause "flare-up" of hepatitis BEmtrivaSkin discoloration (particularly in... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Update on Hepatitis C/HIV Coinfection

...him. [For information on how to contact Richard Klein, click here .] One example of this is last year. Schering-Plough has a hepatitis C protease inhibitor in development, and they were doing a phase 2 study, looking at safety and effectiveness... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Epivir

...T-cells from dropping during a treatment interruption as much as they would have otherwise. It is also approved for treatment of hepatitis B virus (HBV), under the brand name Epivir-HBV. Patients co-infected with HIV/HBV should use Epivir with... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Emtriva

...and toxicity: Very tolerable. Side effects (rarely seen) may include headache, diarrhea, nausea, and rash. Flare-up of HBV (hepatitis B) in people co-infected with HIV/HBV has occurred when Emtriva was discontinued (see tips). Skin discoloration... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Emtricitabine (Emtriva)

...tentatively approved under PEPFAR (see Fact Sheet 475 ). Emtricitabine is also known as FTC. Emtricitabine is also active against hepatitis B. Emtricitabine is a nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitor, or nuke. These drugs block the... Read more »
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NEGATIVO VIH Y DUDAS CON HEPATITIS

Posted by Quintino2008, 2 Replies
...cual ahora tengo unas dudas que tal vez me puedan contestar o decirme adonde lo puedo averiguar. Yo tengo la vacuna contra la hepatitis B, el resultado del anlisis respecto de las hepatitis dice lo siguiente: Hepatitis B: Antigeno de... Read more »

Hepatitis

Posted by aldez, 1 Reply
...en mi casa. Solo una pregunta a un dr. o alguien que tenga esta enfermedad. Es cierto que puntitos rojos o clor vino es por la hepatitis? Ultimamente ma han salido muchos en el pecho y brazos, y me preocupan el 13 del presente mes boy a hacerme... Read more »

Tratamiento para Hepatitis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hola a todos, investigando en red, he encontrado que existe cura para la hepatitis b, que consiste en vacunar a la persona en tres oportunidades en diferentes momentos. Quisiera que me digan si hay vacunas para Read more »

Any other guys out there had Hepatitis-B??

Posted by MarkyMark, 9 Replies
...I have been goin through an acute episode of Hepatitis-B for 3 months now and cant seem to find anyone out there who has also gone through this and i have no one to talk to, I feel Read more »