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Erection Problems
Jan 12, 2002

Since being on meds for a few years, I've noticed that my erections are'nt as long or hard as they once were before. And I can ejaculate with out being totally hard, in less than 2 or 3 min. Is this a side effect, or something else? I take Novir, Comvir, Crixivan, Sustiva..Any thoughts, or sugestions.. I'm 43 and last T cell was 70 viral 3900..

Response from Dr. Henry

Low testosterone levels commonly contribute to that problem. Also psychological factors, some antidepressants, diabetes are common contributors. Cautious use of Viagra is often helpful (low dose with careful observation due to drug interaction with the protease inhibitors). KH

How much food with cocktail? Lipo supplements?
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