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AIDS InfoNet

Truvada (Tenofovir + Emtricitabine)

...Should Take Truvada? What About Drug Resistance? How Is Truvada Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Truvada React With Other Drugs? What Is Truvada? Truvada is a pill that contains two drugs used to fight HIV: Tenofovir (Viread) and emtricitabine (Emtriva). Truvada is manufactured by Gilead Sciences. Generic versions have been tentatively approved under PEPFAR (see Fact Sheet 475 ). The drugs in Truvada are called...
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STOPPING MY TRUVADA'?????? (BONE DISEASE AND HIV/AIDS, 2011)

HII HAVE BEEN ON KALETRA Y TRUVADA FOR 4YRS NOW AND TODAY MY DC HAS TOLD ME TO STOP THE TRUVADA AND JUST TAKE KALETRA 2 IN THE MRNING N 2 EVENING??I HAVE JUST RECENTLY IN 2010 HAD 2 TOTAL HIP REPLACEMENTS DUE TO AVASCULAR NICROSIS,PLEASE PLEASE IS...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...link with osteonecrosis (avascular necrosis). I'll reprint below some information from the archives about bone disease and HIV/AIDS.I would be concerned about Kaletra mono-therapy. Depending on your resistance profile, additional antiretrovirals... Read more »

HIV positive & on Truvada & stocktrin

Hi,I am HIV and on Truvada & Stocktrin,my husband is hiv negetive & i am Hiv positive. is it possible to have a baby of our own without risking his hiv negetive status, & i know and understand that one can must not fall pregnant while on Stocktin, ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...HIV+ women with negative partners can often have HIV- children with no transmission to partner. There are a variety of approaches Read more »

HIV.drugs...truvada and sustiva

I'm now HIV positive. My cd4 count is 86 and my viral load is 179..should I start on these drugs..right now?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...resistance or significant kidney disease (or perhaps bone disease-- issues related to tenofovir toxcity), the combination of Truvada (tenofovir+FTC) and Sustiva (efavirenz; otherwise available as Atripla) should be a very potent and well... Read more »

Does Truvada influence the window period of HIV infection?

Hello, On 6/15, I had a high risk exposure with a HIV positive female. I also take Truvada daily for my heptatis B infection daily, and I was wondering if by taking truvada, does it change the 3 months window period?I recently tested negative on 9/1...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...getting a PCR test, which does not relay on antibody formation. However, PCR RNA and/or PCR DNA are not routinely recommended for HIV screening, due to the rate of false-positives, technical considerations and cost. They are also not FDA approved... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC)

...transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs). NRTIs block reverse transcriptase, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Emtricitabine and tenofovir DF are approved individually by the FDA for the treatment of HIV... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Truvada

...Remember, Truvada is two medicines in one pill, so see the pages for those medications, Emtriva and Viread. Currently, U.S. DHHS HIV treatment guidelines recommend Truvada over Epzicom as the only preferred medication for the NRTI component of an... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...effect. If they continue or get worse, it may be a sign that you have an infection, especially if you also have a fever. Some AIDS-related opportunistic infections (OIs) affecting the gut include: Cryptosporidiosis Microsporidiosis ... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Anemia? Anemia and HIV What Causes Anemia? Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical problem Read more »
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HIV+ & recently started Truvada or Atripla

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