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ginseng and hiv meds

May 4, 2006

am hiv+ since 2001,started (truvada-reyataz-norvir) on Nov 2005.i have a long history of depression/anxiety.recently thought of taking the Ginseng capsules 535 mg per day,but am not sure if it is ok to take them with my hiv regimen.Shall i go ahead,or there could be a negative interaction between my regimen and the Ginseng. CD4 901 VL undetectable Cd% 20 thanx.

Response from Dr. Horwath

I am not aware of any problematic interactions between ginseng and your HAART regimen.

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