Confused about Fiber
Mar 14, 2008
I have been HIV positive for 13 months and have been on Atripla for 6 and a half months. The only side effect of my medication that really bothers me is the loose stool. In my experience, limiting fiber intake in my food seems to help but I am reading many articles on this site that suggests the opposite. I primarily eat Chinese food (rice, meat, veg). Are there good fibers and bad fibers? Cruciferous vegetables and some fruits seem to make the loose bowel worse.
Response from Dr. Henry
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