|Please Answer Please!!!
Feb 5, 2008
I really enjoy readin your post even though I am not HIV positive. I stumbled upon it, read you bio and became a huge fan of yours. My question to you is: You say you take fist fulls of antiviriols, and that you cope with the side effects. How bad are these side effects and what are they, PLEASE answe
| Response from Dr. Frascino
I've been on quite a variety of antiretrovirals over the past decade or so. To list all the side effects really wouldn't serve any purpose. I will say that the Crixivan-induced kidney stones were not one of my most pleasurable experiences on this planet. I also don't particularly enjoy the d4T-induced peripheral neuropathy and lipoatrophy. But then again, you won't hear me complaining, because the side effects, while a challenge, are a small price to pay to be alive. Without the drugs, I can assure you I wouldn't be here typing this response.
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