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Hep A Shot Reactions

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Ask the Experts

reaction to hep A B shot

I am in the process of planning an extended overseas tripand was given thwe initial hep A B shot. Starting that night my upper back and neck have gotten progressively more sore to the point of extreme pain. Is this related
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Localized pain at the injection site is the usual reaction. I think you should see your doctor for the symptoms you are having. They sound significant and unlikely to be related to your Read more »

Hepatitis or reaction to Ritonavir

What is causing me to have yellowing of the whites of my eyes and slight change in skin tone? I... Read more »

reaction to hepatitis vaccine

Where can I get the most complete and accurate information to the side affects that seem to be a... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for the Public

...Hepatitis C People who are treated with clotting-factor concentrates People who work with Hepatitis A infected animals or in a Hepatitis A research laboratory How is the Hepatitis A vaccine given? The Hepatitis A vaccine is... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for the Public

...cause hepatitis. Hepatitis is also the name of a family of viral infections that affect the liver>; the most common types are Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C. What is the difference between Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C?... Read more »
The Body

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 »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B FAQs for Health Professionals

...inactivated poliovirus (IPV) vaccine. Cannot be administered before age 6 weeks or after age 7 years. TWINRIX®: Combined Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B vaccine. recommended for persons aged ≥18 years who are at increased risk for... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV and Hep C co-infection.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I've read where HIV and Hep C co-infection can cause a person to take longer to test positive. Does anyone know how true this is? I've tested negative at 3 months but I'm worried that if I'm infected with Hep C then HIV might not have shown up... Read more »

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 »

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 »

A thought experiment. Get tested together b4 sex.

Posted by donsaklad
...human immunodeficiency virus b. pharyngeal throat, urethral, anal sexually transmitted infections c. tuberculosis, hepatitis B, hepatitis A, hepatitis C d. getting vaccinated together for hepatitis B, hepatitis A Here are some reactions and... Read more »