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Viread And Hepatitis B

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Ask the Experts

Hepatitis B treatment with Viread

I had had Hep B for many years and was closely watched by my family doctor. A recent blood test indicated my DNA count has risen to 2700 and my doctor suggested taking Viread for treatment. I researched this drug and found that there were many side...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...Viread is a potent HBV drug that has many years of proven experience and safety. It has an excellent safety record in HIV infected patients Read more »

VIREAD AND HBV

Hello Dr. Holodniy,My gastroenterologist put me on viread to treat my HBV. It is the first time i... Read more »

Hepatitis B & HIV Coinfection

I am taking Baraclude 1mg & Viread 300mg for my Hepatitis B. However, My resent HIV test came back... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Approves Gilead's Antiretroviral Viread for Use as Hepatitis B Treatment

... Gilead Sciences on Monday announced that it has received FDA approval to market its antiretroviral drug Viread as a hepatitis B treatment, the AP/ International Herald Tribune reports (AP/ International Herald Tribune , 8/12). According... Read more »
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Viread®

...for Viread┬« (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B, a serious liver disease caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). Chronic hepatitis B is the leading cause of liver cancer worldwide and affects an estimated two... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Viread

...Kaletra. Do not take with Truvada or Atripla, since Viread is in these medications. You should not take Viread with Hepsera, a hepatitis B treatment. Tips: Viread combined with Emtriva (also available as Truvada) is considered the preferred... Read more »
The Well Project

Hepatitis B

...drugs(including prescription medications), poisons, and some viruses can all causehepatitis. Hepatitis B is a liver disease caused by the hepatitis B virus(HBV). Worldwide, 350,000,000 people are infected with HBV, and 10% of these arealso... Read more »
Connect With Others

Any other guys out there had Hepatitis-B??

Posted by MarkyMark, 9 Replies
I have been goin through an acute episode of Hepatitis-B for 3 months now and cant seem to find anyone out there who has also gone through this and i have no one to talk to, I feel sooo alone and stressed out over this entire episode, I am hoping... Read more »

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 b and insertive oral sex

Posted by nightsunami
...can i infected by hepatitis B from insertive oral sex??im negative test 5 monts and 2 weeks of HIV after my last encountrer- thanks Read more »

hepatitis B (duda solo por si hay algun medico)

Posted by Mairannnn, 2 Replies
...cual es el periodo de ventana de la hepatitis b? y ya que estamos de la c? en que lapso de tiempo es aconsejable hacer una serologia? saludos Read more »