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What Are The Pros And Cons Of Tenofovir

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Pros ans cons of participating in clinical trial

Hello fom SpainI have the possibility of integrating a clinical trial that will compare truvada + viramune with truvada + reyataz for effectiveness, safety, and lipid alterations. I would like to know your opinion about this. I am treatment naive at...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
There are indeed pros and cons to entering a clinical trial. On the pro side is the gift you give to increasing understanding about the virus and its treatment. In addition, the study may provide you with medications, labs and medical attention... Read more »

Should I start treatment? Pros/cons of two suggested treatments

Dear Dr.I have been living with HIV for almost a year. I am sure I got infected last summer, and I... Read more »

Serostim pros and cons

What are the side effects and pros and cons of using Serostim? Also are there any drug or food... Read more »
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Building a Better Tenofovir: Oral Prodrug GS-7340 Outperforms "Old" Tenofovir, Research Finds

A new oral prodrug form of tenofovir (Viread), GS-7340 (also known as tenofovir alafenamide, TAF), showed greater antiviral potency and stability than the currently marketed form of the drug, according to study results presented at ICAAC 2012. It... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Tenofovir (Viread)

¿Qué Es Tenofovir? ¿Quién Debe Tomar Tenofovir? ¿Qué Sucede Con la Resistencia? ¿Cómo Se Toma Tenofovir? ¿Cuáles Son los Efectos Secundarios? ¿Cómo Reacciona Tenofovir Con Otros Medicamentos? ¿Qué Es Tenofovir? Tenofovir... Read more »
TheBodyPRO.com

New Tenofovir Prodrug Shows Potency, Plus Better Kidney and Bone Safety Than Current Formulation

Tenofovir alafenamide (TAF), an investigational oral prodrug of tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF, Viread), showed similar efficacy to -- and better renal and bone safety than -- TDF, according to phase 2 study results presented at CROI 2013 in... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Tenofovir Alafenamide

Other Names: GS-7340, TAF, prodrug of tenofovir, tenofovir alafenamide fumarate Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Molecular Formula: C 21 H 29 N 6 O 5 P Registry Number: 379270-37-8 (CAS) Chemical Name: ... Read more »
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problema con gripes

Posted by carlosorivas, 1 Reply
tengo vih desde hace muchos aos y hasta hace 8 meses, me someti al tratamiento, ya muy demacrado y con 165 cd4, despues de 6 meses he estado en tratamiento y el doctor me dijo que el virus esta casi dormido lo cual no entendi bien, asisto al... Read more »

Como lidiar con mis padres sin que sea tragico?

Posted by pozargie, 5 Replies
Hola a todos mi nombre es Pablo tengo 30 aos y es la 1ra vez que escribo en esta seccion de espaol. Soy de una pequea ciudad del sur de Argentina.
Hace un mes atras recibi la noticia que soy HIV + y no voy a decir que me siento mal y bla bla bla... Read more »

from the pros

Posted by worried22yo, 2 Replies
Hey guys. Have a dr. apptmnt monday and may do a home access, what do u think? Oh and my fave guy om the Body wrote me, made me feel a lil better. check it out!!

http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Fatigue/Current/Q96075.qna





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Need help with testing from the pros

Posted by Anonymous
I had a recent exposure (unprotecd vaginal and oral) with a woman of unknown status. I want to get tested but I'm not sure which route to choose and how long to wait. I have talked with several testing facilities and my doctor and I'm still confused... Read more »