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Can Aciclovir Help With HIV

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Does Aciclovir cause drug resistance to A-tripla medication taken for HIV treatment?

I took 5 tablets of Aciclovir for 5 days and since then have no outbreak of herpes in my genitals. Does it means it is cured or do i still have herpes?...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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Hello and thanks for your post.Since acyclovir has no activity against HIV, there's no reason why taking acyclovir would have any effect on the development of HIV drug resistance (including, but not limited to the medications in... Read more »

Atripla and Aciclovir

I was diagnosed HIV+ with CD4 of 42. I have a recurrent problem of Genital Herpes. Is it safe to... Read more »

the link for aciclovir as ART

thanks doc for ur reply. i copy-paste one link for... Read more »


Otro(s) nombre(s): acyclovir sodium, Zovirax Clase de medicamento: Infecciones oportunistas El aciclovir, conocido tambi√©n como Zovirax, es un tipo de medicamento llamado antiv√≠rico. Estos productos destruyen los virus o les impiden... Read more »

Surprisingly, Acyclovir for HSV-2 Treatment Fails to Curtail HIV Acquisition

In this summary of her study, Connie Celum, M.D., of the University of Washington at Seattle, discusses surprisingly disappointing results from a study examining whether the use of acyclovir to treat herpes simplex virus type-2 infection can, in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: HIV Positive Patients Start a Support Group

Several HIV-positive patients in Nashik, India, have formed a support group called Network of People and Children Living with HIIV (NPCLH) and registered it as a charity organization. The organization, composed of two men and five women, aims to not... Read more »
International Community of Women Living With HIV/AIDS

Twelve Statements to Improve the Situation of Women Living With HIV and AIDS Throughout the World

We need the following: Encouragement and support for the development of self-help groups and networks. The media to realistically portray us, not to stigmatise us. Accessible and affordable health care (conventional and complementary) and... Read more »
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Prueba para maana tomando Aciclovir?

Posted by LaVIHda, 4 Replies
Hola a todos no recuerdo la verdad cuantos aos an pasado para volver a escribir un mensaje, pero bueno aca estoy, tengo una duda, me dio una fuerte infeccion en la garganta (mucha fiebre) seguida de aftas en la boca muy dolorosas por cierto y se me... Read more »

HELP ! HELP ! Possible HIV Infection ???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
This incident happened in a fast-food joint on 14 Jul 2000. It is my habit to rinse my mouth after every meal hence I went to toilet.

I squirted some "hand-wash" from its dispenser and proceeded to wash my hands then filled my mouth with tap-water... Read more »

Help need for my HIV+ bf from HIV+ girl !!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hi everybody.
My boyfriend is HIV+ and has a wish !
Please could a HIV+ girl help us ????
Nothing sexual or similar. Please !
Thanks very much indeed.

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