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Viread And Hiv Negative

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Hepatitis B & HIV Coinfection

I am taking Baraclude 1mg & Viread 300mg for my Hepatitis B. However, My resent HIV test came back positive with no vidal load or negative/non-reactive. I also did the OralQucik Rapid with blood and that can back negative or non-reactive. The doctor...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...HIV test measures antibodies so taking your Viread would not have affected that test. You can be assured that your HIV test is negative.As for your HBV infection...the non-detectable virus level is great news. It sounds like your doctor thought... Read more »

False Negative PCR

I recently had protected vaginal sex and am concerned about my status. I experienced gingivitis... Read more »

Viread

Dr Dieterich,I am a former patient of your clinic, actually I saw Karen. I have chronic hep b (4... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Clinical Trials Testing Viread in MSM for HIV Prevention to Begin in Atlanta, San Francisco

...Clinical trials of the antiretroviral drug Viread among HIV-negative men who have sex with men will begin this month in San Francisco and Atlanta to determine whether the drug can reduce the risk Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Washington Post Profiles Clinical Trial in Nigeria Testing Tenofovir for HIV Prevention

...million grant to Family Health International to conduct a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial including 2,000 HIV-negative volunteers at sites in Cambodia, Ghana, Cameroon, Nigeria and Malawi. NIH also awarded a $2.1 million grant to ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Tenofovir (Viread)

...Tenofovir Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does Tenofovir React With Other Drugs? What Is Tenofovir? Tenofovir (Viread), also called bis-POC PMPA, is a drug used as part of antiretroviral therapy (ART). It is manufactured by Gilead... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Family Health International Ends Viread Clinical Trial in Cameroon

...trial was part of a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial of Viread -- known generically as tenofovir -- among 2,000 HIV-negative volunteers at sites in Africa and Asia. The trial was funded with a $6.5 million grant from the Bill &... Read more »
Connect With Others

26 years AIDS survior

Posted by AaronK, 3 Replies
...to do all the paperwork needed to be done so i can be seen. After testing everyone noone tested positive. My parents tested negative, my twin sister tested negative...and there ME, a five year old child... asked if i had sex... used IV drugs...... Read more »

aggressive strain

Posted by borrowedtime, 5 Replies
...being started right away on meds after 13 months of infection. i plan to start on saturday, 04/11/09. my meds will be 300mg viread, 300mg reyataz, 100mg norvir and 400mg isentress, about 5 pills/day (2x/day for isentress). is it a not so good... Read more »

On the rise 3.5 years post HIV/AIDS diagnosis

Posted by PositiveInPVD, 5 Replies
...Thursday when the new doctor called with my new numbers. 808 (41%)!!! I was ELATED. I now have the immune system numbers or a negative person! The moral of the story...you can and will come back "from the grave"! These meds work great. Granted... Read more »

fear of medications side effects

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
...My cd4 is 320 and as per my doctor Im on what you call "gray zone" level. Done with my baselines and all of my lab tests are negative. I may not be advise to take medications for the time being but Im pretty scared of the side effects like steven... Read more »