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Hepatitis And Hydrocodone

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Frequently Asked Questions About Hepatitis

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hydrocodone and HIV antibody test

Dr. Bob, You are a very nice guy. I recently got tested for HIV 1/2 antibody test. Both the results came negative. I have been using Hydrocodone for pain. Will Hydrocodone affect the accuracy of a HIV antibody test? Thank you. ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Nope! Your "WOOO-HOOO" remains valid!Dr. Bob... Read more »

Hydrocodone

Is it safe / legal for me to be taking hydroco an opiod narcotic and be working? It was prescribed for lumbar disc herniation and spinal stenosis.Gerald Liesmakigliesmaki@webtv.net...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Definitely a doc question, and alas, none of the three of us is a doc. I have to ask you to redirect this question to one of the docs on this website. Thanks, Gerald.... Read more »

Effectiveness of meds while taking hydrocodone

I was diagnosed with aids in October 2003, cd4 25, viral load 1,000,000. Tests in December 2003 reflected cd4 188, viral load undectable. Test this month cd4 170, viral load undectable. Will taking hydrocodone regularly, 7.5 mg three times a day,...
Renslow Sherer, M.D.

Response from Renslow Sherer, M.D.

University of Chicago Hospitals
No, the studies of Kaletra and opiates generally, and with codeine specifically, show that no dose adjustment is needed to maintain the effective concentrations of drug in your blood. Your experience appears to support this, as you have had a good... Read more »

Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B vaccines

What does the Hepatitis vaccine protect from? I recently received a hepatitis vaccine, and I am wondering if it protects me from both hepatitis A and hepatitis B?...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Thank you for your question. The answer to this question depends on which vaccine you got. There are presently two different hepatitis vaccines:If you were vaccinated against the hepatitis A virus (which involves 2 shots over a 6-12 month period),... Read more »
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Periodo ventana de la hepatitis b y c

Posted by mariana, 1 Reply
hola quiero saber cuanto es el periodo ventana de la hepatitis b y de la hepatitis c con tecnicas de busqueda de anticuerpos no de adn, quiero saber cuandoes definitivo el examen de hepatitis b y c con la tecnica de anticuerpos. Read more »

periodo ventana en coinfeccion hepatitis c??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
por favor, ya no se que pensar. si alguien como yo a los 6 meses tiene una serologia negativa de vih y posituva de hepatitis c pero con arn hepatitis indetectable, no es segura la prueba del vih por uan posible coinfeccion? se alarga el periodo... Read more »

Co infeccion ( vih/hepatitis C ) elisa 12 meses?

Posted by mariana, 1 Reply
En el caso de que el virus de la hepatitis C haya sido adquirido en el mismo riesgo en el cual se adquiere vih, las pruebas de vih y hepatitis C podrian ser negativas hasta los 12 meses.

Se han visto casos en que el VHC examen de anticuerpos no... Read more »

HEPATITIS C SUFFERERS PLEASE READ

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If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14

We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for your participation.

We are also giving incentives for qualifying referrals!

Our... Read more »