Drugs That Reduce Hiv To Undetectable Levels
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,No, we do not have reliable information as to how often this phenomenon occurs. As you can probably imagine it is quite challenging to conclusively prove that a particular strain of HIV was transmitted to an already infected individual. This... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and thanks for your post.The HIV tests detect your body's antibodies directed against HIV, not the virus itself nor your CD4 level. As such, once HIV infected, your HIV antibodies remain positive for life- having an undetectable viral... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Unfortunately, the dose reduction studies, where an initial full-dose potent HIV regimen is used to bring the virus under control and then followed by a lower (maintenance) dose, haven't been very successful. It appears full-dose is best,... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineReason for high LDL levels needs to be evaluated (factors can include genetics, diet, and HIV drugs) so that treatment plan can be reasonably formulated. Diet and exercise is often first approach utilized. An assessment of cardiac risk is important... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI have a question.... Given a person who tests hiv-neg versus another person who has tested hiv-pos in the past and is on drug therapy to the point that his/her hiv levels are described as "undetectable" who is to say that the first person who tests... Read more »
Posted by terrorized, 6 RepliesSo here we go. This is quite the story, but maybe some here have been in similar positions.
I am 34 years old, seperated from my wife for 2 years, and just left a relationship with a 21 year old girl I met at college who I know now is a highly... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesWhy am I alive after being + for at least 16 yrs? I've been off HIV meds for over 2 yrs. and its a wonderful feeling to not be murdered by stupidity as all my trusting friends were. Just like cattle, they did as they were told and died from the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replieswhen some people with HIV who are taking medicines say they are undetectable, do they mean that when they are tested, the results come back negative?
if so, does that happen with all the tests available out there or just with some of them?
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