|How Much Viagra?
Jun 22, 2000
My doctor just recently prescribed Viagra (50mg.) for me to assist in maintaining an erection which I have had difficulty doing. I was diagnosed with full-blown AIDS in 1995 and have been on several types of medications since then. My T cells are around 225 and the viral load is up to 85 after being undetectable.
The doctor suggested I split the tablet in two, in order to offset the cost; but taking that amount produced no noticeable results. I then tried the full dosage and still nothing. Do you think I should ask for the 100 mg. dosage? What could be causing it not to work at all? I am able to get an erection, just not sustain it for long.
| Response from Dr. Boyle
What HIV meds are you taking? What is your testosterone level (total and free)? Keith Henry, M.D.
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