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Does Vitamin B12 Interact With HIV Meds

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Testosterone/B12/Vitamin D Tests?

Do you recommend these tests for an HIV/HCV/HBV pt? Thank you?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Perhaps, depending on the clinical situation. I don't normally recommend these tests in everyone as a routine screen. Read more »

Vitamin B12 injections

I have been +ve for 10 years (not on any meds), in last 6 months having been very tired. Last blood... Read more »

Vitamin B12 shots

Hey Dr. Bob,I am an underweight man in my mid 30's who has been living with the virus since before... Read more »
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Gay Men's Health Crisis

Vitamin B12 and Cognitive Impairment

...made earlier by an HIV nutrition research group at the University of Florida. The new data documented a correlation between low vitamin B12 levels and cognitive impairment in 108 HIV-positive volunteers -- and this association increased as time... Read more »
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An Introduction to Dietary Supplements for People Living With HIV/AIDS

...Should You Take Supplements For? Alpha-Lipoic Acid Calcium and Vitamin D Carnitine Coenzyme Q 10 (CoQ 10 ) Vitamin B 12 Zinc Multivitamins: The All-in-One Solution Introduction Staying healthy when you're... Read more »
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HIV News & Views, August 19, 2010

...your name to yourself, that's not a problem. We look forward to hearing from you! Advertisement   Vitamin B 12 and My Health It's important to maintain healthy vitamin B 12 levels to reduce the risk of serious... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, September 7, 2010

...day. What do you know about this supplement? Does it hold any particular benefit for HIVers? Advertisement   Vitamin B 12 and My Health It's important to maintain healthy vitamin B 12 levels to reduce the risk of serious... Read more »
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Preventive Antibiotics

Posted by picaropsv, 4 Replies
...not press the issue. Now he has ordered me to take a sulfite (the same I took for six months) three times a week, along with vitamin B12 (because this sulfite depleats the body of this vitamin) until my CD4s are up to 200, something that might... Read more »

hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...need help here have been positive for 10 months, on meds doing great, how do i go about forgiving myself for being so careless to getting it and how do i let go of the anger? i know Read more »

just got tested positive last wed

Posted by bluewindow, 8 Replies
i am so upset, i am so scared, my partnener doesnt talk to me, i havent told anybody yet. unfortunately i have to go on a trip today and i cant cancel it. i am so despered, i dont know what that means, i ve ben reading about it for the last 2 days,... Read more »

How normal can ur life be with treatment?

Posted by roma2010, 2 Replies
im really concerned about this because i work in a grocery store which requires me to do a lot of physical work throughout the day and we are busy all the time so there's isn't really much time to rest until u clock out, i do a lot of work in walk... Read more »