|Whey & ARVs
Feb 3, 2013
Can you have this -- http://www.bodybuilding.com/store/opt/whey.html
Or any one from this list -- http://www.bodybuilding.com/store/top50.htm
My ARVs are Lami/Zido and Efav
Can I take any of those powders without encountering any organ problem or issues with co administration with ARV?
| Response from Dr. Henry
There is little to no data studying long term ssfety and effeicacy of whey protein in HIV+ persons and their interaction with particular HIV medications. I have had numerous patients take whey protein on regimens similar to yours with no obvious harm-long term benefit from patient perspective has been mixed. Many used for a while and then decided to quit using after initial apparent benefit seem to wane and they were tired of spending the money. KH
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