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Depakote And Hiv

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Depakote Level For Bipolar Disorder Affecting Sustiva/Truvada Levels For HIV

I have been on Depakote and Seroquel for several years now for the treatment of Bipolar Disorder. Recently I began to run out of Depakote and knew I would not have the money for it for several days so instead of taking my usual 1000mg i took 500mg....
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Depakote has no significant interaction with Sustiva or Truvada. Your falling Depakote levels should have no significant effect on these Read more »

Depakote and CD4

I have been positive for 6 years and have been on meds for 5 of those years. I have benn... Read more »

Depakote & Labs Test

I've been HIV+ for three years and my viral load in September of 03 was 28052. In Febuary 02 my... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

Retrovir

...and rifampin (under various brand names) may decrease zidovudine blood levels. Benemid (probenecid), Dilantin (phenytoin), and Depakote (valproic acid) may increase zidovudine blood levels and decrease zidovudine clearance, but no dosing... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... 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 »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
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New Hope for HIV Eradication

Posted by Mondo, 4 Replies
...published in the July issue of Retrovirology. The latest research expands on the mixed results of earlier studies of valproic acid (Depakote), an epilepsy treatment that demonstrated potential as a method of purging HIV from its cellular hiding... Read more »

New Hope for HIV Eradication

Posted by Mondo, 4 Replies
...published in the July issue of Retrovirology. The latest research expands on the mixed results of earlier studies of valproic acid (Depakote), an epilepsy treatment that demonstrated potential as a method of purging HIV from its cellular hiding... Read more »

for hiv- people with long lasting symptoms

Posted by Jambasher, 4 Replies
...this but still: There seem to be the rather frequent occasion of people suffering from long lasting symptoms, many related to HIV and still repetitively testing negative. Especially with people complaining of Parasthesias other mild... Read more »

Have you experienced weight gain on Seroquel?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...My doctor has prescribed 1/4 mg of Seroquel five times a day to control some of the symptoms of my HIV Associated Dementia. Since I've started taking Seroquel my weight has jumped by 20 pounds. I am too vain to carry this much Read more »