Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Hepatitis And Metabolism

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

E.D. From Atripla? 2

Forgot to mention that I do use Viagra 100 MG and still get the limp result or erect for just a very short time period. Would another brand work better for me?
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...Atripla or any of its components are associated with erectile dysfunction. This being said, efavirenz is an inducer of hepatic metabolism so it may reduce the efficacy of ED drugs such as Viagra. In addition, it may be that HIV infection or... Read more »

Urgent !!! Retrovir Overdose Infant

Hello, I am writing in an very urgent matter. I don't know whom of you would know best about this... Read more »

Drug interactions with Viagra

Regarding the patient who had ED and headaches with sildenafil, one explanation may be that his... Read more »
Articles
The Body PRO

Hepatic and Metabolic Complications of HIV Infection (Poster Session 019)

...effects were due to both direct effects of the protease inhibitors on the bone, as well as by a lessening of the rate of the metabolic processes related to both bone and fat metabolism. We could, theoretically, use this information to guide... Read more »
The Body PRO

Hepatic and Metabolic Complications of HIV Infection (Poster Session 019)

...because many associations and mechanisms have been demonstrated. Recently we have seen an increased interest in disorders of lipid metabolism. This interest would not have occurred if not for the improved survival of people with HIV since the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Recreational Drugs and HIV

...(Norvir), nelfinavir (Viracept, Fact Sheet 444 ) and efavirenz (Sustiva) may cause high levels of ketamine. This could cause hepatitis. LSD The metabolism of LSD is not understood. Interactions with ARVs are possible but unknown. Marijuana... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Tenofovir (Viread)

...extremely low levels, and increase your CD4 cell counts. This should mean staying healthier longer. Tenofovir may also help control Hepatitis B. However, Hep B got much worse in some people who were taking tenofovir and then stopped taking it.... Read more »
Connect With Others

insertive oral sex and vih and hepatitis b

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infectet by hepatitis B for insertive oral sex?? i have a negative VIH test from 1 year... Read more »

hepatitis b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks Read more »

Infectious or Intoxication Diseases?

Posted by Anonymous
...AIDS, Hepatitis C, BSE: Infectious or Intoxication Diseases? Claus Khnlein, Germany English translation and English edit by Jrgen Faas, Kathy Read more »

PCR test may be no longer used

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...predicted survival, with elevated levels associated with a 2- to 6-fold increased risk of death. A raised AST was associated with hepatitis C virus (HCV)infection (hazard ratio [HR], 15.4), hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection (HR, 4.3), and alcohol... Read more »