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Side Effects Of Mmr And Hepatitis Shot

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MMR /Flu shot/pnuemovax

dear dr. mark,I found out I am positive Oct. 10, but before that I had an MMR immunization. Would it be a danger to me having a live vaccine shot, since I am positive?I had my Flu shot/Pnuemovax last Nov. 8 and they withdarw blood for my VL/CD4 on...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Although vaccinations can affect viral load and CD4 levels transiently, it is not clear what your CD4 count and viral load were prior to the vaccination to know the full extent of the effect. Your numbers indicate and very good immune response and... Read more »

what are side effects of inteferon shots

I would like to know if pegyinterferonshots for hepatitis Ccauses texticular cancer. My Husband had... Read more »

After the MMR shot

I was told by my school that I needed to get the MMR shot. Have been HIV+ for 10yrs and for the... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Managing Side Effects From New Hepatitis C Drugs

Boceprevir (Victrelis) and telaprevir (Incivek) are newly licensed treatments for hepatitis C virus (HCV) mono-infection (HCV infection only). Clinical trials are planned or underway testing these drugs in people who are co-infected with HCV and... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Guide to Hepatitis C for People Living With HIV

Side Effects and Management Strategies "I stayed at work during the whole of the treatment, and while this was difficult mentally and physically, I think it was the best thing. Too much time on your hands is a bad thing when you are taking a... Read more »
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Hepatitis B: The Other Hepatitis Virus

In recent years, a lot has been written about hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in people who also have HIV (co-infection). HCV is a significant problem for many people with HIV, but it isn't the only virus that can cause hepatitis (inflammation of... Read more »
Project Inform

Immune Gene May Help Predict Effectiveness of Hepatitis C Therapy

As discussed earlier, newer hepatitis C treatments are currently being studied that hopefully will not only cure more people but will also reduce its many side effects and length of therapy. In the meantime, a gene called IL28B has been found that... Read more »
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kaletra side effects

Posted by brendaelisa, 4 Replies
Does anybody knows if kaletra's side effect is excesive diharrea.

My cousin has hiv-type 1 and we are giving him Kaletra but it is giving him a masive diharrea and he got a cut on his rectum.

He has diabetes is 44 yeras old. and all this is new for us... Read more »

hepatitis c - interferon tratamiento

Posted by Anonymous
HOLA NESESITO HACER ALGO POR MI HIGADO, MI DOCTOR ME SUGERIO TRATAR CON INTERFERON. EL PROBLEMA ES QUE MIS DEFENSAS SUBEN Y BAJAN Y COMO LEI INTERFERON TIENE MUCHOS SIDES EFFECTS. TAMBIEN HACE TRES ANOS ME ENFERME Y ME DIO P.M.L USE INTEFERON TODOS... Read more »

The best shot to date at a cure!

Posted by blackdante
Radioimmunotherapy in conjunction with antiretroviral triple therapy can effectively kill HIV-infected cells from patients, a new study has shown.

"The cells are being steadily killed by a dose of radiation," explained Ekaterina Dadachova, PhD,... Read more »

Therapy side effect (tolerable ?)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What major side effect did u experience ? is it tolerable and would the others know u are infected ?..When will the effect of lipodstrophy show up ? (e.g fat distribution change or cholesterol level change) ? What is the average life expectancy (as... Read more »