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Bodybuilding Supplements Affect on Viral Load
Aug 31, 2005

Dear Dr. Horwath:

I was diagnosed HIV+ in 2003. I am 42 years old and have a CD4 of 800 and an undetectable viral load thanks to Combivir and Viramune. I have been weight training for two years now and workout in the gym 4 to 5 days a week. Now for my question: Is there a negative effect of bodybuilding supplements like Creatine, Celltech, etc. on the viral load?

Response from Dr. Horwath

Not to my knowledge.

However, anabolic steroids can be quite dangerous.



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