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Alternative Therapy For Peripheral Neuropathy

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Alternative Therapies to Sustiva and Viramune

I have been hiv+ for ten years, and only once in that time, for a period of approximately five years, was I on a steady regimen: Epivir, Zerit, and Viramune. The only side effect to this combination was mild peripheral neuropathy due to the Zerit. I...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
If the genotype said you were resistant to sustiva, then it should have also said you were resistant to viramune. Your sustiva resistance was caused by taking viramune as these drugs will result in cross resistance to the other. I would suggest... Read more »

Peripheral Neuropathy

Was there any discussion and consequent treatment for peripheral neuropathy at the recent Warsaw... Read more »

Supportive vs Alternative Therapy

Hello Dr Bob!Wow, I don't check the forum for two weeks and now I have a lot of reading to do... Read more »
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Hocus-Pocus: Quantum Quackery, aka Alternative Medicines for HIV/AIDS

...becomes completely understandable. Recently a visitor to my expert forum claimed that my responses to questions dealing with alternative therapies were " negative, trite, and condescending ." Could that really be the case? I decided to review... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

... What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

... Table of Contents Introduction A Snapshot of the Nervous System Clinical Features of Peripheral Neuropathy Development of DSPN Diagnosing DSPN Risk Factors for DSPN Neuropathy Management DSPN Therapies Conclusion Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support Read more »
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Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in sharing information about how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for such Read more »

Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in sharing information about how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for such Read more »

Alternative Therapies?

Posted by Anonymous
...I have created an internet discussion forum for those who are interested in how alternative therapies can be included in the treatment regimen of those living with HIV or AIDS. It is my hope that there is a need for such Read more »

Alternative Therapies

Posted by Anonymous
...Hello, I have created an internet discussion forum for people living with HIV or AIDS who are interested in incorporating alternative therapies into their healing regimen. It is my hope that there is a need for such a site and that it shall... Read more »