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Side Effects Of Mmr And Hepatitis Shot

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Vaccinations and HIV

...disease, but then your immune system kicks in to protect you against a severe case. Other "inactivated" vaccines don't use a living germ. You don't get the disease, but your body can still build up its defenses. Vaccines can have side effects. With live vaccines, you might get a mild case of the disease. With inactivated vaccines, you could have pain, redness, and swelling where you got the shot. You might also briefly feel weakness,...
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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
...vaccines don't use a living germ. You don't get the disease, but your body can still build up its defenses. Vaccines can have side effects. With live vaccines, you might get a mild case of the disease. With inactivated vaccines, you could have... 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
...vaccines don't use a living germ. You don't get the disease, but your body can still build up its defenses.Vaccines can have side effects. With live vaccines, you might get a mild case of the disease. With inactivated vaccines, you could have... Read more »

Vaccinations for externship?

Hi. I am totally confused as to whether or not I can receive the vaccines that I need to go on my externship as a Medical Assistant. My doctor wants to put deferred on the form that the college provides but, this is not acceptable to the school. My...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...vaccines don't use a living germ. You don't get the disease, but your body can still build up its defenses. Vaccines can have side effects. With live vaccines, you might get a mild case of the disease. With inactivated vaccines, you could have... Read more »

Immunizations

I've spent hours searching for an answer to this. I am going on a mission trip soon and need to get Yellow Fever and Typhoid Fever vaccinations. Are these safe for someone recently infected? Are there certain types of vaccines that should be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...vaccines don't use a living germ. You don't get the disease, but your body can still build up its defenses.Vaccines can have side effects. With live vaccines, you might get a mild case of the disease. With inactivated vaccines, you could have... Read more »
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HIV Health Checklist

...): Shows if your virus can be controlled by a new type of antiretroviral drug. Test only if your health care provider is considering using a CCR5 blocker. HLA B*5701 Test (See fact sheet 416 ): Shows if you are likely to have an allergic... Read more »
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Hepatitis C and HIV

...(PEG_IFN) and ribavirin (RBV). PEG-IFN is injected once a week. RBV is a pill taken twice daily. These drugs have some serious side effects, including flu-like symptoms, irritability, depression, and low red blood cell counts (anemia) or white... Read more »
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Hepatitis: Overview

... What Is Hepatitis? Viral Hepatitis Other Types of Hepatitis Medication Problems Alternative Approaches What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis Read more »
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HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...HIV areprocessed by the liver. A liver badly damaged byHep C cannot process drugs as well. Althoughgenerally safe, the risk of side effects with HIVmedications may be slightly higher. I have HIV. What are mytreatment options for Hep C? Your... Read more »
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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 C and Coinfection

Posted by statusCunknown, 1 Reply
... The Hepatitis C community can learn much from AIDs advocates and activists, but more important, we need to join forces to effectively make the general public aware of this epidemic. Thank you for letting me go on and on. Maybe we can start a... Read more »

hepatitis c - interferon tratamiento

Posted by Anonymous
...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 LOS DIAS ME INYECTABA Y ME DIO ANEMIA... Read more »

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 Read more »