Can Milk Thistle Help With HIV
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineAlthough there has been alot of interest in the possible benefit of milk thistle in the setting of HIV or hepatitis C there is no good data suggesting that it is useful to prevent side effects of HIV meds. A 4 week course of your HIV meds usually is... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThere is little published information on the safety and efficacy of milk thistle in the setting of HIV+ hepatitis C co-infection who are on your regimen. Assessment of your hepatitis C status to determone need for treatment is important. Whether... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineThere is no data based on a well done study showing that milk thistle is effective and safe to use for liver related problems seen in the setting of treated HIV infection. There are anecdotal reports of benefit and some of my patients have taken it... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineAccording to several sources I reviewed, milk thistle is believed to be quite safe though some get diarrhea (which could theoretically decrease absorption of your HIV meds). A typical dose is 420 mg silymarin per day from herbal extract= 70-80%... Read more »
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Posted by aspn, 3 RepliesI bought a carton of milk 3 days ago, i drank it this morning, and i found the milk carton has a lot of blood on the carton, I am afraid , will someone intentionally given the blood in the carton and i drank it? I was afraid that there is... Read more »
Posted by kenya, 1 Replyguys, i was having this wild idea. if continous exposure of breastmilk to a baby can cause hiv; what if, you are hiv+ and take breast milk-meaning exposure in low doses. wouldnt that help develop an individuals immunity? reactions!!! Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesWould someone know how many if any babies hiv infected by breast milk?
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyCan I get HIV from milk? I read I can in People magazine.
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