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Tenofovir And Pregnancy

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pregnancy and TDF

If a pregnant women on AZT become severly anemic, is it possible to swith to TDF? and I want to know its safty profile in different trimsters of pregnancy.Thank you.
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...been preferentially using that drug instead of AZT (better tolerated and likely more effective). Safety data for tenofovir from pregancy registry seems good so far (monitoring is of course recommended). KH Read more »

Gettiing pregnant on Atripla? Can I get back after pregnancy

Dear Dr, I really want to have a child and i'm deliberating having one soon. I am aware that... Read more »

TENOFOVIR GEL

I CAME TO KNOW ABOUT TENOFOVIR GEL WHICH CAN APPLY BY WOMEN TO AVOID HIV TRANSMISSION FROM THEIR... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive Pregnant Women Who Receive Tenofovir, Emtricitabine During Childbirth Have Decreased Risk of Developing Drug Resistance, Study Says

... HIV-positive women who are pregnant and receive the antiretrovirals tenofovir and emtricitabine during childbirth could reduce the risk of developing resistance Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Atripla (Efavirenz + Emtricitabine + Tenofovir)

...significantly. These should be monitored carefully. Studies in monkeys showed that efavirenz is likely to cause birth defects. Pregnant women should not take Atripla, especially during the first 3 months of pregnancy. People who take Atripla may... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viread (Tenofovir)

...need to change the doses of your medications or monitor you more carefully for side effects. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. If you become pregnant while taking tenofovir DF, call your doctor. Tell your... Read more »
The Well Project

Questions and Answers: Microbicides Against HIV

...Microbicides Eliminate the Need for Condoms? Would Microbicides Protect Against All STDs? What if a Woman Wants to Get Pregnant? Would Microbicides Be Safe? How Would Microbicides Benefit Men? How Would Microbicides Benefit Women... Read more »
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Pos/Neg Couple Seeking Pregnancy

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Has anyone have first hand knowledge or experience with spermwashing procudures? Husband pos(undetect)/Wife neg one child neg. Want more additions, any info appreciated Read more »

research on HIV & pregnancy

Posted by doccnm
...Research Study Are you pregnant or have you recently had a baby? Are you HIV positive? Participants needed to share their experience of being HIV positive and Read more »

AIDS & Pregnancy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...would hiv show up after 2 years or is that too soon.do they test during pregnancy? Read more »

Pregnancy & HIV Tests

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I've heard that pregnancy can cause a false positive HIV result. Is that true? I'm pregnant, and i was tested a little over 3 months since my last unprotected sexual encounter. The result was negative. Should I test Read more »