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Benefits Of Protein Hiv

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AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...may delay the time until ART is needed. Researchers are doing more studies. Pros and Cons of Treating Acute HIV Infection Starting ART is a major decision. Anyone thinking about taking ARVs should carefully consider the benefits and disadvantages. Taking ART changes your daily life. Missing doses of drugs makes it easier for the virus to develop resistance to medications, which limits future treatment options. Fact Sheet 405 has more...
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HIV Tat Protein Part II

Thank you Doctor Henry for posting my alert which has hit home personally. I had a question buried in the verbose previous post, as to how effecient, Sustiva is by itself, taking out the HIV lurking behind the Blood Brain Barrier (BBB) with it's Tat...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...posting that concern. There remains unclear data as to whether HIV meds than penetrate well into brain clearly provide a clinical benefit regarding brain function compared to otherwise effective HIV drugs that don't penetrate as well. That is an... Read more »

question about "occult HIV infection"&"inactive hiv carrier"

helloo Dr: I've read some Dr's replies on this forum,and all they said is"either you have the virus or you don't,if you have the virus you will be tested postive". But recently i read some article about HIV ESN(higly exposed but...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...is minimal. They are interesting to scientists to learn about how they stay healthy so we can learn how to tap into that to benefit everyone else.Best,Joe Read more »

Mangosteen & AIDS ?

I would like to know if I start taking Mangosteen, would I benifit from this,to increase my Immune system. And will it interfer with my Aids Medicine?Another question I was recently told about Colostrun, the same question as above,Please let me know...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...There is no credible evidence published in the scientific literature thatn U am aware of showing that Mangosteen is of any benefit to persons with HIV/AIDS. It likely would have little interaction with HIV meds but that hasn't been studied... Read more »

amount of protien?

What is your opinion on the amount of protein a PHA needs?
Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

Response from Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

The Cutting Edge
...The amount of protein you need is the amount to sustain and benefit protein-related processes and protein-based tissue in the body. We have some idea about what that level is in many people, including Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Isentress (Raltegravir, MK-0518)

...in clinical trials. An 800 mg dose taken twice a day is recommended for individuals also taking rifampin.Some individuals may benefit from different doses of raltegravir. Individuals should always take raltegravir as prescribed by their doctors. ... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viramune (Nevirapine)

...mg for any individual. Individuals on dialysis should take a 200 mg tablet after each dialysis treatment.Some individuals may benefit from different doses of nevirapine. Individuals should always take nevirapine as prescribed by their doctors. ... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Aptivus (Tipranavir)

...200 mg twice daily. The recommended dose for children is 14mg/kg taken with ritonavir 6mg/kg twice daily. Some individuals may benefit from different doses of tipranavir. Individuals should always take tipranavir as prescribed by their doctor. ... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Rescriptor (Delavirdine)

...recommended dose of delavirdine for adults is 400 mg (four 100 mg or two 200 mg tablets) three times a day. Some individuals may benefit from different doses of delavirdine. Individuals should always take delavirdine as prescribed by their... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...incidence estimates are important, not only for determining specific populations where educational endeavors can have the most benefit or where changes in infection patterns are occurring, but also to target these populations for therapeutic... Read more »

Red Grapes, Protein Supplements & Noni Juice

Posted by Choosing2Liv, 3 Replies
...as an ox gave me this advice: "...pay attention to things that can boost your immune system..such as red grapes, Noni juice, protein supplements, etc." Is there any truth to this or does this advice belong in the myths posting area? Read more »

Virgin Coconut Oil

Posted by garcia, 2 Replies
...yourself... maybe get any friends or associates in the know to investigate the claims as well. FYI, it's recommended that for maximum benefit, individuals should take 4 tablespoons of VCO (ie. non-hydrogenated, no additives, preservative) daily.... Read more »

Protein in Tears???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Tuesday March 16 on the Discovery Channel there was a news brief saying that scientists had discovered a protein in human tears and saliva that was deadldy to the AIDS virus and that it would be a significant force in new treatments. Since Read more »