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Can Silver Treat Mycobacterium Avium Complex

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Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

...Drug Interactions Cytokines Prevention Stopping Preventive Therapy Maintenance Therapy Children Pregnancy The Bottom Line 1999 Public Health Service Prevention Guidelines on MAC Prevention Introduction Mycobacterium Avium Complex (my-koe-back-teer-ee-um ay-vee-um com-plecks) disease is among the most common bacterial infections in people with HIV. In one study, MAC bacteria were found in the blood of 43% of people...
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Use of Silver Colloidal as form of Treatment (TETRASILVER TETROXIDE, 2010) (COLLODIAL SILVER, 2010)

Uses of Silver Colloidal are many; most uses never 'scientifically' proven, but as a biology/pre-med student one of the best things I've learned from one of my professors is there are NEVER any scientific facts mostly all just theories (i.e. Theory...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Future Survivor,I have recently written a blog for The Body discussing alternative treatments for HIV, including colloidal silver (Imusil). Check it out on the blog's page. It's entitled "Hocus-Pocus: Quantum Quackery, Read more »

Super Silver

I would like to know what is your stand on Super Silver(colloidal silver) for the fights against secondary infections and boosting my immune system?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...serious side effects from colloidal silver products. The FDA does not consider colloidal silver to be safe or effective for treating any disease or condition."Be well,BY Read more »

Silver therapy for treatment of HIV

My son,20, has recently been diagnosed HIV with CD4 count 275. Doctor has advised to wait till it comes below 200 before starting medicine. I have come across a site claiming treatment through silver therapy. He claims"This silver therapy is...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I do not recommend silver therapy. Data supporting its use is unimpressive. I have had several patients undergo silver therapy with bad results so my personal Read more »

Silver therapy

Thanks Dr. henary for answer to my earlier question. Please also comment on the claim of the vendor that this is being used in many hospitals in the USA and is legal.Whether there would be serious side effect of this therapy ? I want to use it as...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Silver therapy is not being used in US hospitals for the treatment of HIV infection. There is no clinically significant published evidence that silver therapy provides any benefit for HIV Read more »
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Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

... What Is MAC? How Do I Know if I Have MAC? How Is MAC Treated? Can MAC Be Prevented? Drug Interaction Problems The Bottom Line What Is MAC? Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC) Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

You Can Prevent MAC (Disseminated Mycobacterium Avium Complex Disease)

... What is Mycobacterium avium complex disease? Can children get MAC disease? What are the symptoms of MAC disease? How is MAC disease diagnosed? How do Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Opportunistic Infections

...Sheet 508 . Malaria is common in the developing world. It is more common and more severe in people with HIV infection. Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC or MAI) is a bacterial infection that can cause recurring fevers, general sick... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Azithromycin (Zithromax)

...MAC. People who have a CD4 cell count of less than 50 may develop MAC. Azithromycin is often used with another antibiotic to treat MAC. It can also be used to prevent MAC infection. If your CD4 cell count is below 50, talk to your health care... Read more »
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Somebody knows about Holistic Silver Treatment????

Posted by coconyc, 2 Replies
...Hello people, im about to start hiv meds soon but i heard about this other alternative treatment Holistic Treatment, this is the web site http://www.cure-aids-hiv.com/ ... i wanna see if somebody has heard about it, Read more »

Two weeks down and a life time to live

Posted by trulife, 2 Replies
Well folks...it's the end of two weeks on Atripla and so far things are going well. Side effects have been limited and are now subsiding. My biggest problem so far is swallowing the pill. I have always had trouble swallowing pills...go figure...a... Read more »

The U.S. patented cure for AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...14, 1997 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Method of curing AIDS with tetrasilver tetroxide molecular crystal devices Abstract The diamagnetic semiconducting molecular crystal tetrasilver... Read more »

need Some Light Shed On My situation Please

Posted by Jaypoc0, 1 Reply
Hey all Its Me Ron again. So I Have Noticed That iM Not Worring As Much And Things Seem to Have Stoped. But Their Are StilL some Things That Persist. Like I Get Itchy In Random Places On My Bodie Every Once In A While. Little Tiney Red PiN Head Dots... Read more »