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Does Selenium Interact With HIV Meds

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Selenium

Greetings!Doc BY,I am already on ARV I would like to ask if SELENIUM (I take selenium daily) wont interact with my meds?Thank you
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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...Hello and thanks for your post.There's no obvious drug-drug interactions between selenium supplements and HIV medications. While one study suggests some benefit for selenium in treatment naive persons, I don't think that this small benefit Read more »

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