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Side Effects From Hepatitis A Booster

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AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...The vaccine takes 2 or 3 weeks to become effective. The protection lasts for about 5 years in people with HIV. Hepatitis (see Fact Sheet 506 ): Hepatitis can be caused by several different viruses. Vaccines exist for hepatitis A and B. Hepatitis A is usually not serious but it can be for someone with a weakened liver. This includes people who are infected with hepatitis B or C. Two hepatitis A vaccine shots can protect you for...
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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
...order they were discovered. Before hepatitis C was discovered in 1989, the virus was referred to as "non-A non-B hepatitis."Hepatitis A and BAfter an HCV diagnosis, it's important to find out whether you are protected against hepatitis A and B --... Read more »

JUST BEEN DIAGONOSED WHAT MEDS DO YOUR RECOMMEND TO AVOID LIPOATROPHY AND SIDE EFFECTS

Dear Dr. Henry, Hello to you and all the wonderful doctors and the great staff of the Body that is doing so much to help humanity to relieve pain and suffering. May God bless you all. This is a great site and I congratulate everyone who works on it....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...recommendation for which HIV regimen to start with. That depends on individual factors (female/? wanting to have children, presence of hepatitis B, renal status, risk for heart disease, other medical conditions). I frequently start patients on... Read more »

H1N1 vaccine

HelloThis may seem like a silly question, but why shouldn't HIV(+) individuals get the "attenuated live virus" that is available through the flu-nasal mist especially if one has already had the regular flu shot over a month ago?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...in people with HIV.Hepatitis (see Fact Sheet 506): Hepatitis can be caused by several different viruses. Vaccines exist for hepatitis A and B.Hepatitis A is usually not serious but it can be for someone with a weakened liver. This includes people... Read more »

Flu Vaccine's and BLIPS

Could the seasonal flu vaccine or the N1H1 vaccine cause a Viral Load BLIP (slight to moderate rise) sometime after having one?I ask because I have been religious taking my HIV med's since 1998 and back in September & October I received my vaccines....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...in people with HIV. Hepatitis (see Fact Sheet 506): Hepatitis can be caused by several different viruses. Vaccines exist for hepatitis A and B. Hepatitis A is usually not serious but it can be for someone with a weakened liver. This includes... Read more »
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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 »
Test Positive Aware Network

Norvir

...unavailable at press time. Manufacturer contact: Abbott Laboratories, www.norvir.com , 1 (800) 222-6885 Potential side effects and toxicity: Most common side effects include weakness, stomach pain, upset stomach (nausea, diarrhea, and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis B Vaccine: Fact Sheet

...Reporting System (1-800-822-7967) receives reports from health care providers and others about vaccine side effects. Combined Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B Vaccine Combinations using hepatitis A and/or hepatitis B vaccines Additional... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Guide to Hepatitis B for People Living With HIV

...recommendedin prevention and treatment guidelines. The HBV vaccine is also available in a combinationshot with the vaccine for hepatitis A (Twinrix). Who Should Get It? Since the early 1990s, vaccination programs for newborns of mothers with... Read more »
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DUDE's NEWS

Posted by DUDE
...would boost their immune system, rather than having to take up to 15 pills day." Dr Williams said current HIV drugs had side effects such as nausea. Also, they had to be taken every day to ensure the HIV virus does not have a chance to mutate... Read more »

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Posted by DUDE, 1 Reply
...system, rather than having to take up to 15 pills day." Dr Williams said current HIV drugs had side effects such as nausea. Also, they had to be taken every day to ensure the HIV virus... Read more »

Immune System Booster

Posted by kinzie1, 4 Replies
...I was wondering if anybody has heard about mangosteen juice a new product that is doing amazing things as an Immune System Booster. I also believe that this product can help many many people. This is what has been written by Dr. Sam Walters... Read more »

Hepatitis B question - would anyone know?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I'm a 26 yr old male that was born with Hepatitis B. I'm in a monogamous relationship with my girlfriend, who is vaccinated with the Hep B vaccine. We have been searching ALL Read more »