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Can I Do The Master Colon Cleanse While Taking Hiv Medications

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MASTER CLEANSE SAFE?

is the LEMONADE MASTER CLEANSE SAFE FOR ME .? I AM HIV POZ AND HAVE a NORMAL CD4 and I AM ALSO UNDETECABLE. I AM WONDERING IF DOING A HIGHLY ACIDIC LEMONADE MASTER CLEANSE WILL HELP OR HARM ME? ALSO WILL IT FLUSH MY MEDICATION OUT? IM ON ATRIPLA. I...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Atripla likely would remain effective when taking lemonade master cleanse diet. Long term benefit of Master Cleanse has been poorly documented-evidence of benefit and safety is anecdotal and has not been formally studied in HIV+ persons on Atripla.... Read more »

Colon Cleanse

Hello, How are you?Well sir I have gained 50lbs since I was diagnosed with HIV back in April of... Read more »

Colon Cleanse/Parasite Cleanse

I tried to find a forum for my question, and could not locate an appropriate forum for it, so I... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Experts Debate Cleansing Blood

The giants of America's blood-banking world, along with the makers of medical devices and federal regulators, convened Wednesday at the National Institutes of Health for a workshop on cleaning blood of HIV, hepatitis C and a host of viruses,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Blood Cleansing Would Raise Need for Donors

Treating donated blood to kill HIV and other dangerous organisms damages the blood enough to require blood centers to increase their drives for donations. This is but one consequence of a new procedure being introduced to clean blood products of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Colonization in Groin Linked to MRSA Infection in Adults With HIV

Researchers report that HIV-infected adults are more likely to have methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections if the patients have a history of MRSA colonization in the groin or they have had a prior MRSA infection acquired from... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Good Antidepressant Pill-Taking Linked to Better Antiretroviral Pill-Taking

In a study of U.S. veterans with HIV infection and depression, people who took antidepressant drugs according to schedule (good adherence) also took their antiretrovirals according to schedule most of the time. 1 This finding is important because... Read more »
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detoxification cleanse

Posted by princealbert, 2 Replies
I'm off all antivirals for at least 6 weeks, under my doc's advice (have failed all combinations, with CD4 1 and VL 587,0000). I will be starting a combo of herbs, either Resist or Composition A to see whether that can kick my CD4 back to life and... Read more »

I'm HIV+ and doing a Master's thesis on disclosure

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Hi everyone,

I know first-hand how difficult life is with HIV. I was diagnosed in 2004, on Valentines day of all days, and I have since decided to focus my studies on how HIV is communicated to the individual, the public, and the effects of these... Read more »

GLUTATHIONE the "master antioxidant"

Posted by Biotech, 2 Replies
Glutathione deficiency is associated with impaired survival in HIV disease.

Herzenberg LA, De Rosa SC, Dubs JG, Roederer M, Anderson MT, Ela SW, Deresinski SC, Herzenberg LA.

Department of Genetics, Stanford University Medical School, CA 94305-5125,... Read more »

a question abour ars for jedi master od cougar or

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
the fever during ars , how long does it last? could it go away in a few hours if tylenol is taken? and are swollen lymph nodes painful during ars?

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