Weight Gain and Metabolic Effects of INSTI-Based ART or TAF Weight Gain and Metabolic Effects of INSTI-Based ART or TAF
A new study analyzed the BMI changes among people with HIV who switched to an ART regimen that included integrase inhibitors or tenofovir alafenamide.JAIDS: Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - January 2, 2023 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

HIV Prevention: New Injection Could Boost the Fight, But Some Hurdles Remain
This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 30, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Global Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs #HIV/Aids Source Type: news

Tenofovir, Vaccine Combo Eliminates Mom-to-Child HBV Transmission
(MedPage Today) -- Earlier maternal tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) combined with infant vaccination completely eliminated vertical transmission of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) from highly viremic mothers, even without the use of hepatitis... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - November 8, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Vemlidy (tenofovir alafenamide) for Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Pediatric Patients
Approval Expands on Previous FDA Approval of Vemlidy in Adults Living With This Chronic Liver Disease Efficacy and Safety of Once-Daily Vemlidy Demonstrated in Individuals 12 Years of Age and Older FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE) November... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - November 2, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

A Switch to B/F/TAF Keeps HIV Suppressed, Even With Mutation A Switch to B/F/TAF Keeps HIV Suppressed, Even With Mutation
In people with suppressed HIV, including those with the M184V/I viral mutation, switching to combined bictegravir, emtricitabine, and tenofovir alafenamide has high efficacy, researchers report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: HIV/AIDS News Source Type: news

TDF Therapy to Prevent HBV Vertical Transmission TDF Therapy to Prevent HBV Vertical Transmission
This study investigated the efficacy and safety of tenofovir disoproxil fumarate administration to prevent HBV mother-to-child transmissionLiver International (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - September 6, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Dual Therapy Holds Its Own in Treatment-Naive HIV
(MedPage Today) -- MONTREAL -- A two-drug combination using a generic formulation of the protease inhibitor darunavir/ritonavir plus lamivudine appeared to control HIV as well as the same combination with added tenofovir, according to results... (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - August 2, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Landmark ALLIANCE Results Offer Tenofovir Guidance Landmark ALLIANCE Results Offer Tenofovir Guidance
Both regimens were equally effective for HIV control, but B/F/TAF produced better HBV results.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - August 2, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS News Source Type: news

Relapse Patterns in Chronic Hep B After Halting Treatment
(MedPage Today) -- Chronic hepatitis B patients who discontinued tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF, Viread) after achieving viral suppression had higher rates of clinical relapse compared to those who stopped entecavir, a global retrospective... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - July 21, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

African Solutions to African Problems: Reframing Science Innovation
Through collaboration we can build on the foundations of our knowledge to bring forward innovative ways to address health challenges that benefit all of humanity. Credit: WHOBy Quarraisha Abdool KarimDURBAN, South Africa, Jun 8 2022 (IPS) Africa is plagued by many epidemics — from tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS to malaria and wild polio — but the continent has also worked for decades to fight these threats. The key to beating these deadly diseases is turning inward to existing expertise and finding locally driven solutions. The recent COVID-19 pandemic has placed public health back in the global spotlight and has also serve...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - June 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Quarraisha Abdool Karim Tags: Africa Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

TDF Use in HBV-HIV Coinfection Linked With Kidney, Bone Issues TDF Use in HBV-HIV Coinfection Linked With Kidney, Bone Issues
Kidney function and bone turnover may worsen in patients who are coinfected with HBV and HIV and take tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF), researchers report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: HIV/AIDS News Source Type: news

Lupin gets USFDA nod to market drug used to treat chronic hepatitis B
The company has received tentative approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its abbreviated new drug application for Tenofovir Alafenamide tablets (25 mg), Lupin said in a statement. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - April 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Tenofovir vs. Entecavir Therapy in HBV: Long-term Renal Safety Tenofovir vs. Entecavir Therapy in HBV: Long-term Renal Safety
Do tenofovir and entecavir differ in their long-term impact on renal function in patients with hepatitis B?Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

PrEP Kidney Function Monitoring to Be Fine-Tuned PrEP Kidney Function Monitoring to Be Fine-Tuned
The risk of kidney-related adverse events among patients receiving tenofovir disoproxil fumarate-based oral HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis is small, a systematic review and meta-analysis revealed.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - March 18, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Truvada (Emtricitabine Tenofovir DF) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 16, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news