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Candidiasis Natural Herbal Cleanse

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Candidiasis (Thrush)

The Bottom Line Candidiasis is a very common yeast (fungal) infection. The fungus normally lives in the body. It cannot be eliminated. The best way to avoid an outbreak of candidiasis is to strengthen your immune system by taking antiretroviral medications (ARVs). Most candida infections are easily treated with local therapies. In people with weakened immune systems, these infections become more persistent. Systemic anti-fungal drugs can be...
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Antioxidants and natural medicine (herbal)

My friend was infected with HIV few months ago. She has not started her Western medicine yet and waiting for the second CD4 and viral load tests, which will be very soon. Till then she is taking herbal medicine, antioxidants (like pomegranate...
David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Response from David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

South Florida Center for Counseling and Therapy
Thank you for writing. Many persons on HIV medications also take supplemental remedies, but it is very important to discuss these with your physician. Some, such as St. John's Wort, interact in a potentially dangerous way with... 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 apologize if my question doesn't make sense for this category. Is there any harm in doing an herbal colon cleanse regimen with a combination of...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
To my knowledge there is no scientific data published in a reputable journal that supports the effectiveness and safety of the herbal colon cleanser you mention. Such colon cleansers would be unlikely to interfere with the activity of... Read more »

Cleanse Herbs

What cleanse herb can I take with Atripla...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
I advise strongly against using any cleansing herbs. They can be toxic and there is no such a thing as cleansing. No interaction data is available between HIV medications and herbs.If you want to cleanse, drink water through the day, eat a clean... Read more »

does truvada and efavirenz interact with horopito for candidiasis

hi, i'm currently on truvada and sustiva. I have been recommended to try horopito, a herbal remedy from new zealand for intestinal candidiasis. I was wondering if there are any interactions. Also i want to know if there are any liver...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
You have stumped me. Horopito (from the pepper tree in New Zealand) has been tauted as having anti-yeast activity but I am unaware of any drug interaction studies to be able to confidently answer your question. If any reader is aware of a reference... 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 »

Know a good detox/cleanse

Posted by princealbert
I'm off all antiviral meds for at least 6 weeks, under doctor's recommendation, and will be starting on the herbal approach, but want to detox first. Anyone know a good, simple method that would allow me to continue my prophylactic medications while... Read more »

Herbal HIV Suppressant

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Just to let you know ! I know of a company in Thailand that has an Herbal HIV Suppressant that has been clinically tested and proven to reduce the viral count by TWO THIRDS. It has been around for ten years PLEASE check it out at ... Read more »

Por que no tratar?, natural, sin efectos 2rios

Posted by Boris
Amigos, quiero compartir con ustedes el testimonio de mi hermana e instarlos a que tomen una oportunidad de vida de calidad.

Nombre: Claudia Nayive Soto Galeano
Cdula de Ciudadana: 20.352.145 de Albn
Fecha de nacimiento: 4 de junio de 1970

26 de agosto... Read more »