Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Tenofovir Hbv

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

HIV+ HBV+, tenofovir+interferon?

Male, 43 years old, 100 Kg, 1.7 m, hiv+ since 1986, HIV viral load<50, CD4 300. Hepatitis B+ with HBV viral load 490'000,000. Lypodistrophy, bull hump, diabetes (124), triglycerides (250), hepatic enzymes lightly high, My last HAART was...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Several comments:1. I agree with your physician that pegylated interferon is worth a try, although there is no published data in coinfection. It appears that you will also be getting combination therapy for hepatitis B - tenofovir is a very active... Read more »

What is tenofovir?

May i know more about tenofovir? Is this the best cure for HBV? And where can I buy it?... Read more »

risk of discontinuing tenofovir...how safe is it to stop?

Regarding hepatitis B treatment with tenofovir, is it generally presumed safe to discontinue... Read more »
Articles
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viread (Tenofovir)

te-NOE-fo-veer dye soe PROX il --&gt; Brand Name: Viread Other Names: TDF, tenofovir DF Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Approved Use: Treatment of HIV Infection; Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis B Virus... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Stribild (Elvitegravir/Cobicistat/FTC/Tenofovir)

Brand Name: Stribild Other Names: QUAD, elvitegravir/GS-9350/emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate Drug Class: Combination Drugs Approved Use: Treatment of HIV Infection WARNING: Stribild can cause serious, life-threatening side... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Tenofovir Prodrug: 10-Day Monotherapy Study Sets Dose at 25 mg for Easier Coformulation

Further data on the development of a tenofovir prodrug from Gilead (compound name GS-7340) were presented by Peter Ruane MD from Los Angeles. [1] This compound is expected to have higher potency at much lower concentrations in all cell types with... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Approval of Complera: Emtricitabine/Rilpivirine/Tenofovir DF Fixed-Dose Combination

On August 10, 2011, FDA approved Complera TM , a fixed dose combination (FDC) drug product containing emtricitabine/rilpivirine/tenofovir DF (FTC/RPV/TDF) for the treatment of HIV. The recommended dose of Complera TM is one tablet, containing... Read more »
Connect With Others

Tenofovir

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I'm just starting treatment and my doctor who does things differently recommended tenofovir...I know it's a new drug. Has anyone any experience with it?


Read more »

HIV testing while on tenofovir.

Posted by EmeandEme, 1 Reply
I have been taking tenofovir for over 6 months for Hep B. 3 months ago I had unprotected sex because the condom broke and need to figure out what test I need to take to check for HIV.

I have gotten tested every single month and everything has come... Read more »

Co-infection HIV-HBV chronic

Posted by MPL1160
I am looking to connect with other coinfected with HBV chronic and share experience and info. I am in the NY metropolitan area but not necessarily looking for people in the same area. Anyone interested can either thread or email me direct at... Read more »

HBV Vaccine What can I expect?

Posted by ConcernBlkMan, 2 Replies
First timer here! Just wanted to know what can I expect when taking the HBV Vaccine. I'm about to start next month. I would like to hear, what can I expect? Are there any side effect and how was your T-cell response to this vaccine? Any info you... Read more »