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Medications For Hepatitis

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Taking Medications while testing for HIV and Hepatitis

Hello Dr, I promise i will donate to the organization. I got tested for HIV and Hepatitis C and both test results came back negative. But i just realized i was taking Famcyclovir during my window period because i had the shingles. I was just...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I agree with your doc! Famciclovir will not affect the validity or accuracy of your HIV and hepatitis tests.Dr. Bob Read more »

Medical advancement and future of hepatitis therapy

Doc, with the recent advancement in medical science and technologies, can you tell us how soon... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Medical Management of Chronic Hepatitis B and Chronic Hepatitis C

... Many individuals who become infected with hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) develop chronic liver disease that can gradually lead to serious liver damage. Medical Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Nevada: Six Medical Offices Raided in Probe Into Hepatitis C Outbreak

...Officials seized patient records and other documents at six valley clinics Monday as part of a joint criminal investigation into a hepatitis C outbreak. The sites were all affiliated the Gastroenterology Center of Nevada (GCN) and include the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis Medication May Be Linked to Drug-Resistant HIV: Health Canada

...Health Canada that a US patient co-infected with hepatitis B and HIV developed resistance to one of the more commonly used HIV medications while taking Baraclude alone. BMSC has reported to Health Canada three cases in which US patients taking... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gilead Reports Increase in Net Profits Driven by Expanding Sales of Antiretrovirals, Hepatitis B Medications

...second-quarter net profits, largely driven by increases in sales for its antiretroviral drugs Viread and Emtriva as well as its hepatitis B medicine Hepsera, the Los Angeles Times reports. Sales of Viread increased by 18% to $197.2 million... Read more »
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Hepatitis C

Posted by hopefulindy, 1 Reply
I tested HIV- at 3.5 months post possible exposure. I have on going health issues and no answers. I am waiting on blood work to see if I have been exposed to Hep C. If someone is infected with Hep c and HIV at the same time would that slow the... Read more »

hepatitis and swollen nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
does hep cause swollen lymph nodes? Read more »

hep c

Posted by Anonymous
...Press Releases HCV in the News HCV Resources & Links Read & Download Choices Order Choices Order Hep C Flyer The Hepatitis C Caring Ambassadors Program presents: Hepatitis C Choices. ... Read more »

im weak......7 weeks negative is useless

Posted by regretidiotz, 7 Replies
im weak....i have a 7 weeks negative result but somehow i still cannot comfort myself that theres a possibility that i do not have hiv. not only are my symptoms too real (i have many of them), but my wife also has them....these are too real to be... Read more »