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Medicine For Hepatitis E

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The Well Project

How to Read a Package Insert

... Table of Contents What's in the Package Insert How Should I Use the Package Insert? When you are considering or starting a new HIV medicine, your doctor will discuss some basic information with you. When you get the prescription filled, you usually receive additional written information. This may be just a brief summary provided by the pharmacy, or you may receive
Ask the Experts

Is their any medicine for hepatitisBs antigen?

i went for medical last week and the result was my hepatitisBs antigen was reative,and dont have any relatioship except for my husband.malaysia
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
You may have acquired this as long ago as birth if you have never had testing for this infection before. You will need further follow-up however, because one test will not tell you whether you have acute or chronic infection. If your surface antigen... Read more »

Stop taking medicine (WHAT DOES UNDETECTABLE MEAN,2011)

Hi Dr,I live with my cousin who is HIV positive. We are just roommates, nothing freaky like that. I'm really concerned about him. He was taking the medicine (multiple pill form) for almost a year and he became undetectable. He has since lost his job...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your cousin is either misinformed or in denial; most likely the latter, as he was clearly advised not to stop antiretroviral therapy (ART) once he started it. Regarding what undetectable means, perhaps I should back up a bit and explain what a... Read more »

hep c transmission (Guide to Hepatitis C for People Living With HIV)

Dear Dr. Bob:How exactly is Hep C transmitted?Best regards,Just Wondering
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...happens.It is not clear what effect HCV has on HIV. Some studies suggest that coinfected people do not respond as well to HIV medicines. Factors such as ongoing drug or alcohol use, lack of access to health care, homelessness, and poor nutrition... Read more »

what is the medicine for hepatitis b?

I have read that you mention that there are so many medicine available for hepatitis, what are these & where can I can that? Thanks in advance.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Available drugs include:telbivudine (just released)entecavirpegylated interferonadefovirlamivudineemtricitabine Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis: Overview

What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis means an inflammation, or swelling, of the liver. Viruses can cause hepatitis. Alcohol, drugs... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viread (Tenofovir)

...Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate, also known as Viread or tenofovir DF, is a type of medicine called a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI). Tenofovir DF works by disrupting one of the early... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Norvir

...reduced by taking Norvir with high fat foods (such as peanut butter or avocado) -- however, be careful because some other HIV medicines should not be taken with high fat foods. You can mix liquid solution in ice cream, milk (especially... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Reyataz

... Potential drug interactions: Treatment-experienced people cannot take with proton pump inhibitors (PPIs -- long-acting medicine for acid reflux). Treatment-naive people can take a PPI with a dose comparable to Prilosec OTC 12 hours before... Read more »
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Holistic Medicine: From Alternative to Mainstream?

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...Holistic Medicine: From Alternative to Mainstream? www.holistichealthtopics.com/HMG...ream ... It is claimed that a paradigm shift is occurring Read more »

HIV - Medicine Early? Support?

Posted by bigdog2007, 3 Replies
...always averaging around 550-600. I started Truvada and Sustiva in March of 2006. My question, first of all is, did the starting medicine early really accomplish anything? With the medicine started early, is there anyway that maybe my body... Read more »

Free Medicines for Low Income Patients

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...(202)835-3465 Libby Holman (202)778-1028 The Best Deal on the Internet Low-Income Patients: Safe and Free Prescription Medicines Web Site Can Serve as One-Stop-Shop for Many Patient Assistance Programs WASHINGTON, DC. -- ... Read more »