|Vitamins and HIV/HEP B
Apr 13, 2006
I wanted to know if taking Opti-Pack multi vitamins (which have pretty high doses of most vitamins, minerals and antioxidants), could be toxic to my liver during HIV/Hep B coninfection.
I am also taking Astragalus (250mg), to at least help my immune system build itself up during this time of no HIV drugs.
| Response from Dr. McGovern
I only suggest routine multivitamins and consideration of Vitamin E. I think too much of anything isn't a good thing.
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