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Creatine And Hiv

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creatine, protein supplements and hiv meds

I saw that you've responded to queries about specific meds and creatine interaction, but are there any HIV meds at all that should not be mixed with creatine? Is there any interaction risk of HIV mes with protein supplements as well?
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...there is any information about that. However, generally speaking there should not be any issues with a simple compound like creatine, if it is pure, with HIV meds. DTD Read more »

HIV and vitamins

Hi i contracted hiv about a year ago...and im currently on atripla...my viral load is... Read more »

Im using Different Suppliments can they be harmful some how?

Im using Muscletec Creakic creatine pills, BSN No-Xplode, L-Arginine, Calcium Pyruvate and Cod... Read more »
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HIV and Kidney Disease

...equation. These provide a measure called glomerular filtration rate (GFR). Doctors use the GFR to get a better picture of what your creatine level really means. People without kidney disease have a GFR of about 100. As kidney disease takes away... Read more »
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Isentress

...blood cell count (neutropenia), low platelets, and elevated liver enzyme levels. May cause elevated levels of a muscle enzyme (creatine kinase) on blood tests. Contact your health care provider if you experience unexplained muscle pain,... Read more »
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...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
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... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Read more »
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hiv & working out/bodybuilding

Posted by windycitypozdude, 2 Replies
...? protein shake each morning and evening, usually combined with orange juice or milk, some sort of fruit, and a teaspoon of creatine ? 5 grams of l-glutamine daily in the form of 10 chewable tablets ~~~ my workout routine is pretty simple: ? a... Read more »

Is Creatine useful to support treatment?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I read about creatine as good nutritional support in treatment and post-treatment especially in cases where muscle tissue needs building up (it is Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

steroid alternatives

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, I've been HIV for a little over 10 years. I'm still in very good health with undetectable viral load over the past year and Read more »