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Frequently Dispensed Generic Hiv Drugs

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The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

... Table of Contents Side Effects and HIV Drugs Being Informed About Side Effects Helps Women and Side Effects Taking Care of Yourself Side Effects and HIV Drugs Over the years, drugs have been developed that can treat a wide range of medical problems, including
Ask the Experts

Is red marine algae safe to take with HIV meds?

Hi,I have checked all the forums and cannot find any info on red marine algae or sulfated polysaccharides.I'm writing to find out if there are any known interactions between RMA (red marine algae, sulfated polysaccharides) and Atripla (my meds) or...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...JoshuaWe have no data on that product and its interactions with HIV medicationsIf you have frequent outbreaks of herpes, talk to your doctor about having you try famciclovir (Famvir) or Valacyclovir (Valtrex) Read more »

Blood Pressure Meds and HIV Meds -- Not a good mix

I'm in a medication rut. I've failed nearly every class of medications for blood pressure out there; some due to side effects (metabolic reactions with HIV meds, that were never known at the time), and the rest due to my body being hypersensitive...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...doses of 2-3 classes of BP meds are needed (such as a B blocker, a diuretic, and an ACE inhibitor) so mixing and matching with frequent BP checks (including regularly at home). Diet and exercise/weight loss often important to help long term... Read more »

HIV and Cialis

I am Hiv positive and have been take Cialis from time to time but I was recently told Cialis and HIV meds do not mix. Is that true and if so what about Viagra or is there something else out there.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,The problem with Cialis and HIV drugs involves protease inhibitors primarily. Use of protease inhibitors can increase the blood levels of Cialis (tadalafil) in your Read more »

Pre-Employment Drug Screening

I am on Reyataz, Norvir and Truvada and will be doing a pre-employment drug testDo you know if any of these can produce a false positive for illicit drug use?If the data is unknown - is there any way I can find out before my employer does the...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...We get this question frequently.The only HIV medication that could cause a false positive test is efavirenz. This is rarely, if ever a problem any more, since Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Older People and HIV

...themselves from HIV transmission. Older people have to deal with other health issues. These can complicate the selection of anti-HIV medications. They can also be confused with some of the side effects of HIV drugs. HIV drugs seem to work as... Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...changes canleave some people with feelings of poor self-image and low self-esteem. Somepeople may want to stop taking their HIV drugs. Others may put off treatmentdue to fear of experiencing lipodystrophy symptoms. You should talk to yourhealth... Read more »
The Body

HIV Monitoring Test Basics

...CD4 count goes below 350, you're at a high risk for developing potentially dangerous illnesses, so it's best to begin taking HIV medications before your CD4 count hits 350. To view frequently asked questions about the CD4 count test, click... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Crystal Methamphetamine

...likely to be infected with HIV. For people infected with HIV, even occasional use of crystal can lead to a lapse in taking HIV medications, weight loss and vitamin depletion. With crystal, you can stay awake for days. Sleep, however, is... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
...to go from here and check all my levels. I'm honestly scared. I'm glad I was informed of this site as I'm sure I will visit frequently. I just had to tell someone.... Read more »

Excessive Mastubation

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »

Im new and want friends!=)

Posted by chula93, 1 Reply
hey! i am new here. I have had HIV all my life. i was born with it. Anyway, i thought it would be nice to talk to other people. Dame un mesaje si tu quieres=) Read more »