What Does Tenofovir Treat
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Tufts University School of MedicineSeveral comments:1. I agree with your physician that pegylated interferon is worth a try, although there is no published data in coinfection. It appears that you will also be getting combination therapy for hepatitis B - tenofovir is a very active... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillThe choice of what to start, as you can see by reading through some of the questions and responses on this site, is dictated by such factors as viral load, CD4 cell count, requirements for convenience, tolerance for particular side effects,... Read more »
Program for Wellness RestorationThe study you mentioned is this one:<a href="http://www.retroconference.org/2011/Abstracts/41193.htm" target=_new>Vitamin D3 Supplementation Decreases PTH in HIV-infected Youth Being Treated with TDF-containing Combination ART: A... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolI would be concerned this substitution may not be good enough here.You mention a past history of AZT resistance. Sadly the mutations that occur with AZT resistance are the same that negatively impact the potency we get from Viread/tenofovir. So... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI'm just starting treatment and my doctor who does things differently recommended tenofovir...I know it's a new drug. Has anyone any experience with it?
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Posted by EmeandEme, 1 ReplyI have been taking tenofovir for over 6 months for Hep B. 3 months ago I had unprotected sex because the condom broke and need to figure out what test I need to take to check for HIV.
I have gotten tested every single month and everything has come... Read more »
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Posted by jenniferdraperAbacavirLamivudine is used to treat HIV infection. This combination medication is used with other medications. It belongs to a class of drugs known as nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors. Read more »
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