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What Are The Pros And Cons Of Tenofovir

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OSTEOPENIA

I have been on Reyataz, Norvir and Truvada for a little over 2 years. I took a Dexa Scan. My id doc said I have osteopenia and probably should start Fosamax or Boniva in about 2 years. I have a history of osteoporosis in my family (mother). I...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...are common). Seeing an endocrinologist can be helpful to look for other risk factors and discuss pros and cons of treatment. Tenofovir occasionally contributes to bone loss but many other factors can be involved including steroid use, smoking... Read more »

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YO estaba tomando Efavirenz, y kibexa(combinacion), una falla hizo un aumento de mi conteo y me han... Read more »

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An Overview of Viread (Tenofovir)

... te-NOE-fo-veer dye soe PROX il --> Brand Name: Viread Other Name(s): Fumarato de disoproxilo de tenofovir, GS-4331-05, PMPA Prodrug, TDF, Tenofovir DF Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Tenofovir... Read more »
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An Overview of Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC)

...ef-FAH-ver-enz / em-tri-SIT-uh-bean / te-NOE-fo-veer --> Brand Name: Atripla Other Name(s): Efavirenz / Emtricitabina / Tenofovir DF Drug Class: Combination Drugs Atripla includes three antiretroviral drugs: efavirenz... Read more »
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An Overview of Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC)

...te-NOE-fo-veer dye soe PROX il --> Brand Name: Truvada Other Name(s): Emtricitabina/ Fumarato de disoproxilo de tenofovir Drug Class: Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors Truvada is a combination of two antiretroviral... Read more »
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Posted by Jeeves01, 7 Replies
...tolerability, potency etc: - Epzicom + Sustiva - Truvada + Sustiva - Truvada + Reyataz + Norvir My Doctor has filled me in as to the pro's/con's of each combo, however, this is no substitue for hearing from those who have had first hand... Read more »

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Posted by miedoso, 1 Reply
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